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 Author: elektron
PostPosted: Wed Sep 14, 2016 4:59 am 
I needed some bees, so I called a local exterminator on the phone. That was this spring. Boy, was he glad to hear from me. He doesn't like killing bees. Said he would share my name/number with other exterminators. I got a few calls...three colonies in buildings, which is a big job requiring doing a "cut out," and one swarm. People, I'm glad to say, don't really want bees killed. They got the message that bees are in trouble. But I'm full-up. No room at the inn. This community needs an energetic beekeeper willing to take this work on. One who can deal with gentle bees, and also with Africanized bees. Fees are typically charged for thus work, plus the beekeeper gets a new colony for his apiary. If I were a young guy again, I'd take it on. This could be a decent side job, but not an easy one. This is an opportunity for someone.


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 Author: eric
PostPosted: Wed Sep 14, 2016 9:06 pm 
I do this type of work ,give my # to whoever needs it 575-535-2596 Eric Leahy i live in Gila Thanks


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 Author: elektron
PostPosted: Tue Sep 27, 2016 1:28 pm 
Good to know, Eric. I may call you myself someday to discuss your experience with AHB and Varroa. Both are new to me since I returned to beekeeping in a small way. I know both are here.


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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
4th Annual Holiday Market
Cultivating Ease in Uneasy Times
Tai Chi Chuan
Permaculture Silver City - Monthly Meeting
SC Community Theater production - "Don't Drink the Water"
Ecstatic Dance
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
SC Community Theater production - "Don't Drink the Water"
20
Hapkido Class
Tai Chi Chuan
New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
Laughter Yoga at 1 p.m. at the Lotus Center
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Silver City Rotary Club Meeting
Hapkido Class
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Wine & The Word @The Toad Brewery
Four Shillings Short
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Hapkido Class
Insight Buddhist Meditation
Tai Chi Chuan
Wednesday Evening Al-Anon Family Group Meeting
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
Volunteer at The Bike Works 3-7pm
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Blooming Lotus Meditation
Pet Central Thrift Store
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Qi Gung for Health at the Lotus Center
Fiber Arts Collective's Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Women's Al-Anon Meeting: Women Embracing Recovery
Pet Central Thrift Store
Hapkido Class
Community Bike Ride @ The Bike Works
Our PAws' Cause Thrift Store










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