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Professional Queen breeders Mark Spitzig and Melanie Kirby of Zia Queenbees Farm & Field Institute will be conducting their renowned queen rearing short course July 16-17, 2016.Join beekeepers from around the nation at the kiss of the forests in…Continue
Started by Melanie Margarita Kirby in News + Announcements 7 hours ago.
I have several nucs that I am selling if anyone is interested. They are Langstroth nucs, and I have several at different stages of being drawn out. They will all have eggs insuring that the queen is viable. If you interested call/text me for more…Continue
I am hoping someone may have seen or rescued 1 or 2 swarms in Corrales since Sunday late morning. I had installed 3 packages of bees Saturday evening and believed everything was ok. Bee activity was seen around the hives Sunday mid morning, but…Continue
Started by maureen arellano in Swarms on Wednesday.
Hi All!I am going to be initiating a trap out and because of some cross combing and treatment issues with my current, only top bar hive, I am was wondering if anyone would be willing to sell me a couple of top bar combs of eggs/brood. You can reply…Continue
Started by Kate Viers in Sell/Trade + Donate/Volunteer May 23.
I have about an acre in the far NE section of Albuquerque where I have planted alot of plants that provide nectar for bees. I use to have a couple of hives on this property and would love to have one or two again if anyone is looking for a place to…Continue
Started by Mary Young in Hives + Bees May 19.
Hello AllI have a post on Craigs listing for seeking a home for bee'sI received a reply from a lady in Socorro NmAnyone require / need a place to park bee's for the seasonLet me know if that works for you I can send you here emailRandyContinue
Started by Randy Szymanski in Hives + Bees May 17.