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Thinking about an Ontario group

 
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Gordo
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Location: Harrowsmith, ON, Canada

PostPosted: Tue Apr 12, 2011 2:40 am    Post subject: Thinking about an Ontario group Reply with quote

I've toyed with this before, but I think the time is ripe for an Ontario Association of natural beekeepers.

The name that I came up with is the Ontario Natural Beekeeping Alliance, but I'm not married to that. Anyone interested?
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kaydee
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Joined: 05 Mar 2011
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Location: south ontario, canada

PostPosted: Thu Apr 14, 2011 12:37 am    Post subject: ontario group Reply with quote

sounds good. i'm 3 hours away by car [to the west] north of brampton. i find it very difficult to find natural beekeepers around here say an hour or less drive one way.


"when the student is ready, the teacher will appear"
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rene_p
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Joined: 25 Jan 2011
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Location: Elmira, Ontario, Canada

PostPosted: Thu Apr 14, 2011 11:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I would be very interested.
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James
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Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada

PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2011 1:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I would have loved this last year, Gordo. Better late than never, though.
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rene_p
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PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2011 2:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Gord,

Although there are only a few responses here there must be more out there. If you need any help in setting up an alliance let me know. I would be interested in helping.

Rene
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KelticKreekFarms
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 03, 2012 4:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

count me in if you do...

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Farside
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Joined: 07 Apr 2014
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 07, 2014 2:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'd be interested. Not that I'd be of much practical value except for adding numbers.
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Gordo
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 07, 2014 2:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Farside wrote:
I'd be interested. Not that I'd be of much practical value except for adding numbers.


It's not so much an association per se, as an online forum. I've shamelessly modeled it after Phil's wonderful community here, but more with an emphasis on keeping bees sustainably in Canada.

It's pretty quiet so far, but please come on over and jump in! http://forum.sfapiculture.ca
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