Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.
This group is for people who are interested in learning more about topbar beekeeping.
Latest Activity: Sep 20, 2019
Hello All, On inspection of my only hive 2 weeks ago and again today my hive population seems smaller. There is a lot of honey production, and many vacated (dark cells). I did not find the queen or…Continue
Started by Jeannie Pace. Last reply by Jeannie Pace Jul 16, 2018.
The hives on my property (which were attended to by a friend) have died. We have removed the old comb and honey before the robber bees could get to it. I will be taking over (for the first time ever)…Continue
Started by Sigrid Blom. Last reply by Sigrid Blom Apr 24, 2018.
Hello All, Finally living a dream by installing my first package of bees two weeks ago. I gave the gals 9 days to settle in before making an inspection. I limited the hive to 8 bars as a starter. I…Continue
Started by Jeannie Pace. Last reply by Elizabeth Lake Apr 13, 2018.
Hi friends,My most recent inspection of my backyard top bar hive revealed a couple of things that I'm wondering about. I attended the last mentoring session with Lulu and Mark and learned A LOT,…Continue
Started by Emily Hurd. Last reply by Elizabeth Lake Aug 18, 2017.