Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.
Wishing for an abundance of sun, rain, blooms, and friendly, healthy bees as we begin another season of beekeeping here in Albuquerque. Sign in to find out what's new with your fellow beekeepers!
Happy Saturday!Last weekend while working in the yard I stumbled across this opening. At the time, the lighting and such as it was we originally believed these to be darker bees. More along the lines of Leafcutters and after calling several on the…Continue
I have about 6 or 7 queen cells in a hive that I split on July 20th. I would like to split into a third hive but do not have enough honey and brood. Would anyone be interested in swapping a frame of bees/brood and a couple frames of honey for a…Continue
My research has shown different figures. Perhaps the need for a TAX I.D. depends on the state that you live in? I found that if the beekeeper is going to make more than $2,000 per year, then we should report those numbers to the IRS? Does anyone…Continue
Costco must know we are hoping for a fabulous honey crop this year. I found Ball pint jar cases there for $5.99 and Ball quart jar cases for $6.99. I usually never see them for less than 10 bucks per case. So if you haven't saved up enough old salsa…Continue