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Offline acbs

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Bottle Feeding
« on: June 23, 2009, 05:12:01 PM »
Bought this doll bottle last year with the intention of taking pictures and never got around to it.  Have been really busy working with and expanding our bees this spring, so simply just took the time a few days ago to snap a few pics.  Here's a couple of me "bottle feeding" one of our Russian ladies. :-D
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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2009, 07:34:04 PM »

A very cool photo!

 

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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2009, 07:39:51 PM »
you need to enter that somewhere.  don't think i have ever seen anything quite like it!
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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2009, 10:56:31 PM »
That is FUNNY!!!  I always joke with my brother-in-law about how I am gonna market a bee petting zoo to supplement the honey LOL.  He will get a good laugh out of this photo.  NICE!!!  LOL
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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #4 on: June 24, 2009, 11:40:39 PM »
Thanks everyone for you comments.

Kathyp--usually enter a pic each year for our assoc. at the state fair.  If they want me to do it again, one of these might be the one.

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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #5 on: June 25, 2009, 12:55:39 AM »
I think its a great picture, very unqiue, thank you for sharing that with us!
You should send it in to one of the magazines, American Bee Journal or Bee Culture, I have seen less impressive pictures printed there, how many bees in flight pictures can there be and still be all that interesting.
I love how original this is.

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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2009, 10:09:25 PM »
That photo it full of AWESOME!

I show that photo to my friend Ralph and told him you bottle feed ALL of your new bees!  :-D
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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #7 on: July 02, 2009, 03:07:27 AM »
That is just wonderful.
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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #8 on: July 02, 2009, 12:00:49 PM »
that's so cute  :-D Who's the cute little bee, your the cute little bee :-D
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Re: Bottle Feeding
« Reply #9 on: July 03, 2009, 05:27:08 PM »
OH my gosh, now I've seen it all. Just adorable.