Albuquerque Beekeepers

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NASA and Honey Bee Net Link

An interesting link from NASA's GOddard Space Flight Center:   Honey Bee Net

Started by Lori Ellison

1 Aug 3, 2013
Reply by Jesie

Found 3 queen cups in hive

We found 3 queen cups in our hive. One looked more like a supercedure cell, but two of them were hanging off the bottom of the comb and loo…

Started by Katherine Michalske

1 Aug 2, 2013
Reply by Ted Wilcox

Daughters first hive

My 15yr old daughter has been helping me often with the bees.  I had a TB Nuc that was in a Lang for a bit but decided I would put them in…

Started by Jeremy McKellar

1 Aug 1, 2013
Reply by Raymond Espinoza

1/8" hardware cloth in Abq

Does anyone know where to get 1/8" hardware cloth in Albuquerque? I've got a mesh bottom on my TBH, and it's coming off. I used something o…

Started by Mark Hamilton

2 Jul 30, 2013
Reply by Ted Wilcox

Experienced Topbar Beek Available for Lesson?

Hi Beeks, I need some help with topbar hive maintenance. I have a new hive that is super productive with honey and brood. They've almost fi…

Started by Kim

2 Jul 29, 2013
Reply by Kim

Moved a TB to S Edgewood

Moved one of my new TB hives up to Edgewood, about 3mi S of town.  With the rains up there things are starting to green up so I am hoping t…

Started by Jeremy McKellar

0 Jul 29, 2013

Bees in a Tree

There’s a hive of bees in a 40-year-old poplar tree at Barcelona and Janesway SW.  The woman who owns the property is worried about her gra…

Started by Claude Stephenson

3 Jul 24, 2013
Reply by Claude Stephenson

Laying Worker Saga

The saga of the laying worker hive continues. I posted a couple of months back about finding that my queen was gone over the winter and tha…

Started by Louis Sanchez

1 Jul 23, 2013
Reply by Louis Sanchez

Sand Bees?

Does anyone know anything about Sand Bees?  I had someone call about having them removed.  I have never heard of them. Ted

Started by Ted Wilcox

5 Jul 7, 2013
Reply by Steen

Hive boxes

Hay all, I'm doing a little research project and need some input from the group. Question: what Hive box do you prefer managing your bees i…

Started by Wendy Ozols-Barnes

0 Jul 2, 2013


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