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Abq Beeks
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • United States
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Navajo Bee Project_5 Nucs or Packages Needed

The Navajo Bee Project is an important effort to heal Navajo land after 80 years of uranium mining by planting native species and medicinal mushrooms and provide habitat for pollinators, including…Continue

Started Jun 2

Western Apicultural Society Award Winners

I am very pleased to announce this year's Western Apicultural Society of North America awardees!The Society's Outstanding Contribution to Beekeeping award goes to Les Crowder, long time beekeeper,…Continue

Tags: Winners, Award, WAS

Started Oct 11, 2013

Western Apicultural Society of North America Schedule

Wednesday, October 16Western Apicultural Society of North America Presents:“Colony Consciousness: Working Together to Preserve, Protect & Promote Our Pollinators”Note: Admission is free to the…Continue

Tags: Schedule, NM, WAS

Started Oct 11, 2013

And the winners of the 2013 NM State Fair Honey Division are...
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A hearty congratulations to the winners of ribbons in the 2013 NM State Fair Honey Division. I counted 101 entries! Thank you so much to Laura Fiala and our judges Joe Wesbrook and Joran…Continue

Tags: 2013, Winners, Fair, State, NM

Started this discussion. Last reply by Abq Beeks Sep 23, 2013.

 

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September Mentoring Session at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard at Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard

September 10, 2016 from 10am to 12pm
Join ABQ Beeks mentors and experienced beekeepers to learn how to work both Langstroth and Top Bar hives at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard. It's FREE! We only have room for 13 beeks per yard visit, so make sure to RSVP. First come, first served. If you can't make it, kindly remove your name so the next person in the list can attend. Please prepare accordingly: wear light colored clothing, closed-toe shoes, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, and avoid…See More
Jun 12
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August Mentoring Session at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard at Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard

August 13, 2016 from 10am to 12pm
Join ABQ Beeks mentors and experienced beekeepers to learn how to work both Langstroth and Top Bar hives at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard. It's FREE! We only have room for 13 beeks per yard visit, so make sure to RSVP. First come, first served. If you can't make it, kindly remove your name so the next person in the list can attend. Please prepare accordingly: wear light colored clothing, closed-toe shoes, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, and avoid…See More
Jun 12
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July Mentoring Session at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard at Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard

July 9, 2016 from 10am to 12pm
Join ABQ Beeks mentors and experienced beekeepers to learn how to work both Langstroth and Top Bar hives at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard. It's FREE! We only have room for 13 beeks per yard visit, so make sure to RSVP. First come, first served. If you can't make it, kindly remove your name so the next person in the list can attend. Please prepare accordingly: wear light colored clothing, closed-toe shoes, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, and avoid…See More
Jun 12
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June ABQ Beeks Monthly Meeting at Bosque School Budagher Hall

June 9, 2016 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Hello Friends,the next ABQ Beeks meeting is right around the corner, and we me RIGHT around the corner. Please join us this week, Thursday, June 9th from 6.30-8.30 at Budaghers Hall, Bosque School.We have a fun-filled evening planned for you!-We will start and end the evening with a honey tasting, so, if you have honey, pretty-please-with-honey-on-top bring along a small sample jar of honey to share at the honey tasting table. It is so interesting to taste all the different types of honey.-We…See More
Jun 8
Abq Beeks replied to Jodi Hedderig's discussion REGISTER Your Site for the 2016 Apiary and Pollinator Garden Tour
"Hi Dawn, Yes, you will be on the tour again this year - Thank You! I am writing instructions for tour sites and hope to send that out in the next couple days. Thank you for checking in. Jodi"
Jun 3
Abq Beeks posted a discussion

Navajo Bee Project_5 Nucs or Packages Needed

The Navajo Bee Project is an important effort to heal Navajo land after 80 years of uranium mining by planting native species and medicinal mushrooms and provide habitat for pollinators, including honeybees. The Project will provide 100 Navajo families with Langstroth hives. Set to launch on June 13th, 2016, the Project is in need of 5 packages or nucs. Do you have packages or nucs or know where they can still be obtained this year? Please contact Joseph Chinook to coordinate:Joseph…See More
Jun 2
Abq Beeks is attending Carolyn Hammack's event
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May Mentoring Session at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard at Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard

May 14, 2016 from 10am to 12pm
Join ABQ Beeks mentors and experienced beekeepers to learn how to work both Langstroth and Top Bar hives at the Open Space Visitor Center Bee Yard. It's FREE! We only have room for 13 beeks per yard visit, so make sure to RSVP. First come, first served. If you can't make it, kindly remove your name so the next person in the list can attend. The mentor event will take place at the Open Space Visitor Center from 10 am to Noon.See More
May 10
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Mar 12
Abq Beeks left a comment for Amy Jankowski
"Welcome, Amy! Glad to have you join us. Jodi"
Mar 8
Carolyn Hammack commented on Abq Beeks's page Bee Removals
"Absolutely correct, Mike! The email will go out within the next week. Keep an eye out for it."
Feb 24
Mike Kruchoski commented on Abq Beeks's page Bee Removals
"Just a reminder for those who find themselves dropped from the listing: as I recall, there is usually an email requesting your interest in doing removals & your contact info. Seems the email goes out in the early spring, so keep an eye out for…"
Feb 24
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ABQ Beeks February Meeting at Bosque School Budagher Hall

February 4, 2016 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Come meet Kim Kester, the 2016 American Honey Queen and national spokesperson for the National Beekeeping Federation who is in town for the New Mexico Beekeepers Association 2016 Conference. Bring all your beekeeping inquiries for our panel of experienced Langstroth, top bar and Warre beekeepers. We'll wrap up with extra time to socialize and talk about our bees. Guests are invited to make beekeeping-related announcements and bring honey for community tasting.   See More
Feb 4
Abq Beeks commented on Jessie Brown's event NM Beekeepers Association 2016 Annual Conference
"Hi all, the conference schedule has been posted. You can find it here at: http://nmbeekeepers.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Winston-Schedule.pdf"
Feb 3
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NM Beekeepers Association 2016 Annual Conference at South Broadway Cultural Center

February 5, 2016 to February 6, 2016
It’s All About the Bees!All are welcome to the NM Beekeepers Association 2016 Conference, February 5-6. Keynote speaker is Mark Winston, winner of the 2015 Governor General’s Literary Award for Nonfiction. Jury statement read: “…his exquisite Bee Time: Lessons from the Hive, Mark L. Winston distills a life’s devotion to the study of bees into a powerful and lyrical meditation on humanity. This compelling book inspires us to reevaluate our own relationships both with each other and the natural…See More
Feb 3
Star Ford commented on Abq Beeks's page Bee Removals
"For years I was on the extension service list, and now abqbeeks has taken over, so I'm sad about being pushed out. I tried to contact the organizers and got no response :(   But I still want to be able to rescue bees!!! If anyone can help…"
Nov 23, 2015
Carolyn Hammack commented on Abq Beeks's event September ABQ Beeks Meeting
"Excellent! Thanks, Ben!"
Sep 9, 2015

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I use the following type of bee hives:
Top bar, Langstroth

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At 6:35pm on April 2, 2013, ron brooks said…

why did i have to start a new account?

 
 
 

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