Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.
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Hello All, I just received a call from a news reporter at KRQE regarding an"extensive bee-die-off" in the NE Albq, Ventura east side near Albuquerque Academy. I told him I would post here to see if anyone had any other information about this. Has…Continue
The Extension Office at 12th and Indian School is swarmed with swarm calls lately, especially today. They received 5 in a half hour this morning. They would like a beekeeper to come in today and help answer the phones. If you can help out, please…Continue
We lost some hives through the winter and planned not to replace them due to complaining neighbors. We have three empty hive boxes (top bar) and watched a swarm find one of them. It didn't come from our hives. My husband said he would like to sell…Continue
I have some brand new, unassembled Langstroth 10 frame comb supers for sale. I'll sell them cheap, only $45 for a box of 5 supers. This is less than they cost new, and you don't have to pay shipping. Nails not included. Taylor, 217-5200.Continue
One of my queens has decided she is done with this egg laying business. She wants me to find a replacement for her. I'd like to know how I might buy a queen. If none are available, I'm going to try a split with my busy hive and hope they make…Continue
Started by Kelly McMahan in Hives + Bees on Tuesday.