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Offline SeaBee

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« on: March 27, 2007, 08:13:42 PM »
I am awaiting my first bees. Mid 40,s single with time on my hands so I let a coworker talk me into trying beekeeping. As to how I chose my name I retired from the naval reserve as a construction electrician 1st class. I really enjoyed my time with the Seabees so it just seemed natural

Offline kathyp

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« Reply #1 on: March 27, 2007, 08:38:02 PM »
good choice of names and good choice of hobbies :-)  where are you located?

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Offline Sean Kelly

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Re: Intro
« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2007, 09:36:57 PM »
Welcome!  This place is great, tons of info and everyone's really cool!!!  I'm also just starting in beekeeping.  So far it's a blast. 

Sean Kelly
"My son,  eat  thou honey,  because it is good;  and the honeycomb,  which is sweet  to thy taste"          - Proverbs 24:13

Offline SeaBee

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« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2007, 11:30:44 PM »
I am located in central Alabama. I am also a parttime firefighter and paramedic. I spent my share of time in the woods of Onslow county N.C.

Offline Mklangelo

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« Reply #4 on: April 01, 2007, 10:29:15 PM »
Good luck and welcome. From one "newbee" to another.

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