Albuquerque Beekeepers

Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.

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Needed: Mated Queen

My brother-in-law  has a hive that needs a mated queen and a couple of attendants.  Please call Kirby 401-6059  Thanks

Started by Chris Specter

0 May 12, 2017

Ready to Start

Hey everyone. I'm now to the point where I am ready to start keeping bees. I intend to start out with Langstroth hives, but do not yet have…

Started by Joseph R Crawford

2 May 9, 2017
Reply by Elizabeth Lake

Borrow 1 or 2 veils on Saturday?

There will be 5 of us from UNMBeeks attending Ken Hays' seminar this Saturday, and I only have three veils.Does anyone have one or two veil…

Started by Elizabeth Lake

3 May 9, 2017
Reply by Elizabeth Lake


Asap.  Please call Kate Hollander 550-2042.  Thanks.

Started by Kate Hollander

1 May 7, 2017
Reply by Kate Hollander

Non-agricultural bee research and scholarship

Hi, The University of New Mexico does not offer classes in Agricultural fields, however there has been some interest in establishing a ca…

Started by Lissa Knudsen

1 Apr 27, 2017
Reply by Elizabeth Lake

moving the queen

I'm curious about if any of you ever move your queen up to the super, and move some of the brood down into the bottom? Someone said absolut…

Started by Terri Tucker

0 Apr 16, 2017

Where to get Bees

I am building a bee hive and am wondering where the best place to get bees is.  I live by UNM.  I signed up for the swarm list, but it was…

Started by Samuel Kerwin

1 Apr 12, 2017
Reply by Carlos Aragon

Cutout needed this week

Folks, I received a call needing a cutout. They've sold the house and need it cut out of a parapet this week so their contractor can come a…

Started by Ben Noyce

5 Apr 7, 2017
Reply by Kenneth J. Flores

Piping Queen

I was able to get a video of my newly emerged (today) virgin queen piping.  Notice when she pipes the workers all stop to listen to her. ht…

Started by Christina Parlapiano

1 Apr 6, 2017
Reply by Elizabeth Lake

No bees on blooming fruit trees and ornamentals

I am a backyard "fruit farmer" near the River in Albuquerque's Central Valley  (Paseo & Coors).  We have multiple Stone fruit trees and…

Started by Terrance Connors

1 Mar 20, 2017
Reply by Terrance Connors


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