Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.
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August 29, 2015 from 9am to 12pm – Various locations around the Albuquerque metro area
I received a phone call from people who have a box of bees in their backyard. They moved in eight years ago and just left the box alone, but now their neighbors are complaining. Apparently, the person who lived there before them had made some kind…Continue
I am looking to donate some used (and unused) bee stuff. I have some unopened boxes of wax frame (super) and several unopened boxes of wood frame components (super and 10 frame hive), used hot knife used smoker, jar feeder bases, bee brush and a…Continue
Stainless steel tangential electric extractor. Radial reels are available. Dadant, perhaps? It can extract four deep frames or eight medium or shallow frames. Speed control clutch and 1/4 hp motor. 19" diameter, 26" tall barrel. American made. Works…Continue
Started by Brett Rimer in Sell/Trade + Donate/Volunteer on Sunday.
I was contacted by a gentleman who has a beehive in his balcony. I'm not able to cut into stucco and honestly don't have the time to do a trap out in his part of town. He lives in Ventana Ranch West. I have attached a picture. If this is something…Continue
Started by Carl Smith in Hives + Bees Aug 14.
Hello Enthusiasts- Liz Walsh, a visiting researcher from Texas A&M Rangel Bee Lab is looking to take samples of feral hives (and captured swarms) before heading home end of next week. If you have caught a swarm that you suspect is from a feral…Continue
Started by Melanie Margarita Kirby in News + Announcements Aug 13.
I have a friend in Algodones with a pretty healthy Lang hive about 4 boxes high. It has been ignored for many years. The foundation is long gone and it has been neglected so long that I can't get the frames out without breaking them. I need some…Continue