[NAFEX] honeybees

Jacquelyn Kuehn jakuehn at verizon.net
Mon Apr 28 08:11:40 EDT 2008


Looking at our young peach trees in bloom and thus a-buzz, I called my  
husband over. "Aren't those honeybees?" I asked.

We examined them closely, and realized they were, indeed, honeybees. We  
are delighted and thankful.

Jackie Kuehn
Western PA zone 5


On Apr 27, 2008, at 11:12 PM, nafex-request at lists.ibiblio.org wrote:

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>    1. Re: Jazz apple (Ginda Fisher)
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> Date: Sun, 27 Apr 2008 21:39:38 -0400
> From: Ginda Fisher <list at ginda.us>
> Subject: Re: [NAFEX] Jazz apple
> To: North American Fruit Explorers <nafex at lists.ibiblio.org>
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> On the plus side, perhaps their agreements with the growers also
> include rules about not harvesting under-ripe and such, so maybe they
> will keep the quality high.
>
> Ginda
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> On Apr 27, 2008, at 5:41 PM, Lon J. Rombough wrote:
>
>> I wonder how much control the company has over "Jazz"?  Sunworld
>> has bred their own grape varieties and even ones that have been
>> long out of patent are still under their control.  So much so they
>> are now starting to use DNA testing to find growers who have the
>> varieties without a Sunworld contract.
>> -Lon Rombough
>> Grapes, writing, consulting, my book, The Grape Grower, at http://
>> www.bunchgrapes.com  Winner of the Garden Writers Association "Best
>> Talent in Writing" award for 2003.
>> For even more grape lessons, go to  http://www.grapeschool.com
>> For all other things grape,   http://www.vitisearch.com
>>
>> On Apr 27, 2008, at 2:34 PM, Amanda Emily wrote:
>>
>> Jazz apple is a "club variety" and is controlled by ENZA and has
>> grower
>> agreements before trees are allowed to be obtained and planted.
>>
>> http://www.goodfruit.com/issues.php?article=174&issue=61
>>
>> Unfortunately all of us will have to wait until the variety is no
>> longer
>> under patent before it can be obtained for backyard growers.
>>
>>
>> Amanda
>>
>>
>> Randall Burd wrote:
>>> Does anyone know if trees/scionwood of this variety is available
>>> anywhere?
>>>
>>> It is really quite good (and as its own website www.jazzapple.com
>>> <http://www.jazzapple.com>).
>>>
>>> [somehow there isn't a www.esopusspitzenberg.com
>>> <http://www.esopusspitzenberg.com>]
>>>
>>> Randy
>>>
>>>
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> Date: Sun, 27 Apr 2008 22:38:25 EDT
> From: Jwlehman at aol.com
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> In a message dated 4/27/2008 1:59:28 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> Docshiva at Docshiva.org writes:
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>> At my home in Sacramento, we?ve had fewer honeybees in recent years,  
>> but they
>> ?re in full buzz in the orange trees now.
>
> Do the orange orchardists rent bees? Are you seeing wild or rented  
> bees?
>
> Jerry
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> Date: Sun, 27 Apr 2008 23:12:25 -0400
> From: Scott Smith <scott at cs.jhu.edu>
> Subject: [NAFEX] Sunworld patents
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> What legal protection is there for them after the patent expired?  The
> only thing I can see is if they find a plant older than the patent
> expiration date.
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> Scott
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>> I wonder how much control the company has over "Jazz"? Sunworld has
>> bred their own grape varieties and even ones that have been long out
>> of patent are still under their control. So much so they are now
>> starting to use DNA testing to find growers who have the varieties
>> without a Sunworld contract. -Lon Rombough
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