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Offline DavePaulson

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Hello from Minnesota
« on: April 24, 2007, 09:23:04 AM »
Hi all. I kept bees as a young teen. Gave it up when I was 16 or 17, now I'm 45 and going to start again with my son who is 15. Got 3 packages ordered and are impatiently awaiting there arrival.

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Re: Hello from Minnesota
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2007, 07:19:24 PM »
Welcome to the forum! I just started this year and my son is enjoying working the hives with me. He is 21. I think this will be great for you and your son.

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Re: Hello from Minnesota
« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2007, 08:01:46 PM »
Welcome, Dave.  Good luck with your packages.

I'm fairly new at this too.  I'm just waiting for my 10 month old grandson to be big enough for a beesuit!  My daughter is not particularly eager for this to happen   :-D, but I am!

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Re: Hello from Minnesota
« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2007, 09:09:22 PM »
hi dave,
My son and I started beekeeping together last April.He is 12. We have a great time together.

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Re: Hello from Minnesota
« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2007, 11:12:24 PM »
   Hi Dave and welcome...

     My kids and I started two years ago this July.  I got the desire when I was seven and took forty years before I started.
Everyone said it couldn't be done. But he with a chuckle replied, "I won't be one to say it is so, until I give it a try."  So he buckled right in with a trace of a grin.  If he had a worry he hid it and he started to sing as he tackled that thing that couldn't be done, and he did it.  (unknown)