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Title: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: pj1881 (Patrick) on December 01, 2013, 07:03:28 PM
We will celebrate two years on the NET this New Years! Our renewal was just posted and paid for another year!  In upcoming months we may offer rare tropical fruit plants/trees to help with funding our future!  We are self supported and free to all as always!

We look forward to many years to come!!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: cbss_daviefl on December 01, 2013, 07:12:45 PM
My thanks to you and the other mods that keep this place going! Hurray!   ;D
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: omarudy on December 01, 2013, 07:19:01 PM
Thanks for doing such a great job, this site is awesome! And if you are offering rare tropical fruit trees in the upcoming months, reserve me a spot! ;D
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: JeffDM on December 01, 2013, 07:24:31 PM
Thanks, coming here is much more fun and rewarding than going to some message board and arguing politics, religion or sports - that stuff never seems to grow and you can't eat it. :)
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: ofdsurfer on December 01, 2013, 07:27:18 PM
Thank you for all your hard work.  This definitely my favorite website.  I can't wait to see what trees you offer for a fund raiser.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Tomas on December 01, 2013, 07:30:03 PM
This is definitely the Internet's finest tropical fruit discussion Forum!

Tomas
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: FlyingFoxFruits on December 01, 2013, 07:34:05 PM
This is definitely the Internet's finest tropical fruit discussion Forum!

Tomas

ditto

happy cyborg Monday.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: shaneatwell on December 01, 2013, 08:03:28 PM
Thank you!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: plantlover13 on December 01, 2013, 08:06:20 PM
This is definitely the Internet's finest tropical fruit discussion Forum!

Tomas

ditto

happy cyborg Monday.

Double ditto.

And thanks for the awesome forum!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: dongeorgio on December 01, 2013, 08:44:14 PM
I check this site more often than my email.  You guys have created a Utopia and should be very proud that we all are enjoying the 'fruits' of your labor.  So how will this tree sale work and when will it be?  Are we talking auction or you list a plant and a price and the first one to say "mine" gets it?  I just need to know how often to refresh my browser to make sure I get first crack
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: cmichael258 on December 01, 2013, 09:11:51 PM
Fantastic forum! Thanks so much.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: fruitlovers on December 01, 2013, 09:33:55 PM
This forum is worse than drugs! Use it quick before it's made illegal.  ;) Happy anniversary to all. I think it's a good idea to sell plants/seeds/cuttings to raise your operating expenses. And you might even raise a little bit extra for fun projects, like Grimal estate restoration?
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Berto on December 01, 2013, 09:57:45 PM
Thank you guys!
Well done!
I really enjoy this forum! Excellent quality!

Obrigado!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: MangoFang on December 01, 2013, 10:16:05 PM
Patrick - great idea, great setup, great operation!
And I like the fact everyone is very respectful
and generally nice to each other......


Gary
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Hollywood on December 01, 2013, 10:21:38 PM
This forum is an incredible resource and I've met some really amazing individuals through it. I'm very grateful for the founders' and moderators' hard work and dedication, and to everyone else for putting in the time to make this such a fascinating site.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: nullzero on December 01, 2013, 10:37:32 PM
Thank you for the time and financial support of these forums.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: ScottR on December 01, 2013, 11:01:46 PM
Thank you, Thank you, Mods every where for great forum! :) 8)
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: nch on December 01, 2013, 11:09:45 PM
Congrats, and thank you for this great forum.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: LEOOEL on December 01, 2013, 11:45:10 PM
You mods and founder(s) of this Forum have done such a wonderful job that I thought you'd been around longer than two years.
This is the best Forum that I've seen on the Internet, and I'm very proud to be a member of it. Please keep doing the wonderful job that you've been doing. Since joining this Forum I've met some very wonderful people. My fruit tree hobby has been very positively affected by this Forum. Also, not to get too heavy, but this Forum has come through in assisting me on my ongoing quest to be just one more free, effective, positive force, which this World can surely use and is in such great need of. As I'm fond of saying, may you guys live a thousand years; only? Thanks for everything.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: terejiguete on December 02, 2013, 06:48:49 AM
Congratulations and thanks for this international meeting point
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Mark in Texas on December 02, 2013, 07:43:24 AM
Ditto all of the above!  Nice job and congrats!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: HMHausman on December 02, 2013, 07:57:31 AM
I, for one,  am bit unhappy with this forum and its founders.  It seems that it causes me to spend an inordinate amount of time reading and writing about tropical fruit trees, and other less important subjects, taking me away from my work and family.  One particular moderator/administrator/founder is highly capricious and dictatorial. And there are numerous members that cause me tremendous tropical fruit envy.  So thanks a lot for forcing me to hang out in this forum, suffering all the while.  I will definitely be making a New Year's resolution to continue and intensify my complaints as outlined above.  ;)
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: OrganicJim on December 02, 2013, 09:43:42 AM
Great forum, best info available on tropical fruits. Keep up the fantastic work.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: PltdWorld on December 02, 2013, 09:46:48 AM
Thank you for creating and maintaining this forum!  And if supporting the forum financially means that I get some more rare tropical fruit trees, count me in!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: From the sea on December 02, 2013, 12:45:11 PM
I, for one,  am bit unhappy with this forum and its founders.  It seems that it causes me to spend an inordinate amount of time reading and writing about tropical fruit trees, and other less important subjects, taking me away from my work and family.  One particular moderator/administrator/founder is highly capricious and dictatorial. And there are numerous members that cause me tremendous tropical fruit envy.  So thanks a lot for forcing me to hang out in this forum, suffering all the while.  I will definitely be making a New Year's resolution to continue and intensify my complaints as outlined above.  ;)
I am in the same boat, thanks for the good work
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Triloba Tracker on December 02, 2013, 12:49:48 PM
I, for one,  am bit unhappy with this forum and its founders.  It seems that it causes me to spend an inordinate amount of time reading and writing about tropical fruit trees, and other less important subjects, taking me away from my work and family.  One particular moderator/administrator/founder is highly capricious and dictatorial. And there are numerous members that cause me tremendous tropical fruit envy.  So thanks a lot for forcing me to hang out in this forum, suffering all the while.  I will definitely be making a New Year's resolution to continue and intensify my complaints as outlined above.  ;)
I am in the same boat, thanks for the good work

HA!!  Same here and thanks to all the wonderful people here on the Forum for their help and kindness.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: simon_grow on December 02, 2013, 12:57:47 PM
Congratulations everyone and thanks to everyone that makes this site run so smoothly! This is true a fantastic site that I visit almost on a daily basis. Everybody on this site rocks!
Simon
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: HIfarm on December 02, 2013, 01:29:10 PM
Thanks to all who have been instrumental in creating this site & keeping it running well.  It is a great source of knowledge and has helped me source a few things I may not have found otherwise.  Great work!

John
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: rovha on December 02, 2013, 01:40:07 PM
I'm happy that i found this site because since then I have learne a lot of new stuff and meet some awesome people and much more, hope this site keeps going for more 10 years atleast.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: CTMIAMI on December 02, 2013, 01:43:45 PM
This is a great place, thank you for starting and maintaining it.
I can offer a couple of plants for the forum. I have a Queen Avocado grafted on West Indies root stock in 7 gal pot.
I also have a Malama Avocado that can be auctioned or sold for the forum.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Tim on December 02, 2013, 02:07:50 PM
This forum sucks, my wife constantly complains of my activities and/or moderating at odd hours.
And it's addicting as you know what...
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Michiganian on December 02, 2013, 02:09:31 PM
I may be a newbie, but I am thankful to have found you guys. :) The information and knowledge found here (and amongst your members) has been very helpful!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: dongeorgio on December 02, 2013, 02:26:51 PM
Just throwing this idea out there.  Why not have a raffle for either:


a) something cool like a Zills experimental mango tree that perhaps he wasn't going to release to the public that he would donate


b) a bunch of us kick in some stuff (I would be more than happy to as I have doubles of a ton of cool stuff) and make a massive gift basket and sell raffle tickets.  If someone were to add professional grafting services to the basket, I would buy every ticket available! 




It takes all of the fun of getting stuff and adds in the excitement of gambling.  Throw a bottle of blue label onto the pile and we have a party. 


I know I would buy a bunch of tickets even if I was just winning back my own junk.  Everyone loves to hit the jackpot!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: murahilin on December 02, 2013, 02:35:32 PM
I, for one,  am bit unhappy with this forum and its founders.  It seems that it causes me to spend an inordinate amount of time reading and writing about tropical fruit trees, and other less important subjects, taking me away from my work and family.  One particular moderator/administrator/founder is highly capricious and dictatorial. And there are numerous members that cause me tremendous tropical fruit envy.  So thanks a lot for forcing me to hang out in this forum, suffering all the while.  I will definitely be making a New Year's resolution to continue and intensify my complaints as outlined above.  ;)

Thank you for the compliment!  ;D
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Luisport on December 02, 2013, 02:47:36 PM
THIS IS THE BEST SITE IN ALL WORLD WIDE WEB!!! VERY COOL PEOPLE THAT ALLWAYS WANT TO HELP THE ONES THAT LIKE ME DON'T KNOW NOTHING! THANK YOU EVERYONE!!!  ;D ;D ;D
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Mucbean on December 02, 2013, 06:27:17 PM
I love this site. Very interesting and helpful people from all over the globe. Been eating tropical fruit for years but just started growing it this year. It's addictive, big time!! Thanks to all of the people that keep this thing going.

Mike
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: ericalynne on December 02, 2013, 07:32:51 PM
I hate to be redundant, but thank you all. Tropical fruit people in general are a pretty great group and this forum is a great place to interact and learn.
Erica
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: BENDERSGROVE on December 02, 2013, 09:24:41 PM
This has been the most rewarding tropical fruit site there is. Grateful to all who work so hard to keep it going and grateful for the many friends I have made participating!!
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: thao on December 02, 2013, 11:22:08 PM
Thanks to everyone(mods, admin, forum member etc), that made this site possible. Thanks to this site, I found my new hobby after suffering from Guillain Barre syndrome/GBS(look it up, if you don't know what it is, esp mr. plantlover13;).
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: Zambezi on December 03, 2013, 12:05:30 PM
:) Thank you guys for all you do for this site!

It's a great place for like minded people to come together. I'm grateful for it, for I've learnt so much, and meet such wonderful people on the way.. 8)

GT.
Title: Re: Happy Cyber Monday from the Mods at Tropical Fruit Forum!
Post by: davidgarcia899 on December 03, 2013, 01:51:44 PM
Ya idk what I would do without this place. And ya put me down for some rare plants!!1