Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.
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I need some advice about moving hives. I have three on the west side of my yard in the foothills. I need to move them because I'm having a block wall put up. The hives face east and we have harvested the honey. It will take the workers four days. If…Continue
Started by Terri Tucker in Hives + Bees Sep 11.
I am forced to stop beekeeping for health reasons. I have several things I'd like to sell (will also donate to a school)2 half suits with attached veils (sizes L and XL)1 veil for over a hat1 smoker2 pair gauntleted leather gloves1 honey filter…Continue
A sweet congrats to all the bees and their keepers who have won ribbons in the New Mexico State Fair!AMATEUR SECTIONSection 127 Class 343Cut comb extra light amberRhett Renoud, Blue (first)Chase Bramer, Red (second)Carlos and Tracy Aragon, White…Continue
Started by Carolyn Hammack in News + Announcements Sep 7.
Hi, does anyone have "Honey Plants of North America" by John Lowell or "Honey Bee Biology" by Dewey Caron I could borrow for a couple of weeks? Neither the UNM nor public library has them. :( Thanks!Continue
Hello Beeks,would anyone be willing to lend lang frames of bees for the observation hive at the State Fair? NMBKA bought a sweet new 5 frame lang observation hive. If you are willing to have your bees take a trip to the fair, please post below, or…Continue