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Discussion in 'Living Room' started by MTR, 27th Oct, 2015.

  1. MTR

    MTR Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Did anyone watch this absolutely brilliant success story on ABC last night (Australian Story).

    These Aussies or Hippies:) from Byron Bay raised over $5.2M US largest sum ever outside of US.

    Fascinating story, more honey for everyone now:)

    In February the Andersons launched a revolutionary beehive system that lets you to harvest honey on tap without disturbing the hive, on the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. The father and son team wanted $US70,000. It took just less than eight minutes for to reach their target.


    http://www.businessinsider.com.au/w...rowdfunding-success-outside-of-america-2015-3
     
  2. samiam

    samiam Well-Known Member

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    that is very impressive
     
  3. MTR

    MTR Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    This is a great story........I posted this last October, anyone watch Australian Story on Monday, from humble beginnings these guys have all become mega rich

    'The Flow On Effect': Flow Hive founders talk about their success

    35 staff locally and three factories — two in Brisbane, one in Portland, Oregon — and six or seven warehouses around the world

    MTR:)
     
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  4. Mick Butterfield

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    Have been following this story closely. Mainly because I want one of the hives for home haha. Really great story and a win for man kind moving forward I reckon.
     
  5. geoffw

    geoffw Moderator Staff Member

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    If you're allergic to bees, do you break out in hives?
     
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  6. LifesGood

    LifesGood Home Building & Development Consultant Business Member

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    Propagate Well-Known Member

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    Outstanding. Brilliant to see how a back yard tinker labor of love has the potential to completely revolutionize an entire industry, worldwide! Superb.
     
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  8. Colin Rice

    Colin Rice Mortgage Broker Australia Wide Business Member

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