Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.
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We have found in one of our 2 hives a beetle that looks like a hive beetle. We had to dump 5 combs that has bright orange stuff instead of honey and then blackish stuff in the middle of the combs and tunnels or highways on the comb. We found 2 of…Continue
Hello everyone,First year beek here. The hive I could use some advice on is a wide and shallow TBH that was loaded with bees from a cut out in late April. The hive was cut out from under a shed where they resided the last 10 years. They were removed…Continue
Greetings. I haven't had a chance to get to meetings this summer, as travel has seemed to line up with the meetings. How are everyone's hives?We're at Lomas & Carlisle. We started the spring with one strong overwintered hive, with a…Continue
Started by Buckner Creel in Hives + Bees on Sunday.
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 Aug 23.