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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

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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

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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

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

Bee Hauling Article in ABQ JOURNAL
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Hi Beeks!  Check out an article about me bringing packages back from California on the front page of the "Living" section in the ABQ JOURNAL today!Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Darren Jewell Jun 3, 2013.

 

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ABQ Beeks Monthly Meeting, August at Bosque School Budaghers Hall

August 14, 2014 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Darren Jewell will speak about his experience in cutting honey bees out of walls, roofs, and other existing structures, and moving them into beehives.Kathleen Miller will share her knowledge of Apitherapy. She will speak about using bee venom, pollen, propolis, beeswax, and royal jelly from you hive to improve health.Randy Swartz will share information about entering honey and hive products into the State Fair.See More
Aug 10
Abq Beeks replied to Christina Parlapiano's discussion Swarm Question
"if they are all from the same hive, the first queen is probably the old, mated queen. the next two swarms would have virgin queens recently hatched out of swarm cells. i split one of my hives last year, but they kept swarming after that (i waited…"
Apr 1
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NMBKA ANNUAL MEETING (giveaways) at First Presbyterian Church

January 17, 2014 at 12pm to January 18, 2014 at 4pm
UPDATE: Giveaways from: Betterbee, Brushy Mountain Bee, Dadant, Mann Lake and Western Bee If you have any appropriate giveaways for the gathering January 17th and 18th, please contact me.  So far we have donated items from several major beekeeping companies including complete hives and packaged bees, plus many other related items.  Give it some thought and contact me.phill@newbeerescue.com.www.NewBeeRescue.comSee More
Dec 13, 2013
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Oct 11, 2013
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October ABQ BEEKS Meeting at Bernalillo County Extension Office

October 24, 2013 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us for our last meeting of 2013!  October 24th, @ 6:30 pm.  The lovely Jessie Brown will be talking about beeswax and what you can do with it!  Along with other products from the hive.Please note, we had to move this meeting to October 24, 2013See More
Sep 27, 2013
Abq Beeks commented on Annette Colbert's event Abq Beeks Mentoring at Open Space Group Bee Yard
"RSVP for Christina Bonday-Alldy"
Sep 23, 2013
Abq Beeks replied to Abq Beeks's discussion And the winners of the 2013 NM State Fair Honey Division are...
"Let us know if there are any spelling errors in your name or mistakes to be fixed! Jessie and Megan"
Sep 23, 2013
Abq Beeks posted a discussion

And the winners of the 2013 NM State Fair Honey Division are...

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 Viers. Amateur SectionCut Comb Honey 335-339336 Extra Light Amber1st  CL Elliott2nd  Chase Bramer337 Light Amber1st  Stephen Burton2nd  Andy…See More
Sep 22, 2013
Abq Beeks replied to Annette Colbert's discussion Bee products WANTED
"Thanks for posting this information Annette! Jessie Brown"
Sep 16, 2013
Abq Beeks replied to Mark Hamilton's discussion NM Bee Act
"Hi, there are currently no ordinances for keeping bees in the Albuquerque City limits. You of course, want to take in the consideration putting pressure on nectar reserves in an area, as well as being a good neighbor.  The NM Bee Rule came…"
Aug 3, 2013
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Abq Beeks Mentoring at Open Space Group Bee Yard at Open Space Visitors Center, Meet in Parking Lot

July 6, 2013 from 9am to 11am
Join our mentors and experienced beekeepers working both Langstroth and Top Bar hives at the Open Space Group Bee Yard. It's FREE! We only have room for 13 beeks per yard visit, so make sure to RSVP. First come, first serve. If you can't make it, kindly remove your name so the next person in the list can attend. Bring your bee veil, a water bottle and questions. Be prepared to open both Top Bar and Langstroth hives.Please no dogs.If this session is full, RSVP for the next one. We will be having…See More
Jun 20, 2013
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Pollinator Awareness Day at City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center

June 22, 2013 from 10am to 4pm
Ongoing:• Queen of the Sun screening • Build a Native Bee Nest • Make a Seed Ball • Make a Planter • Honey tasting • Honey bees on display 10:30am – 11:00am: What’s Killing the Bees (and Other Pollinators)?11:00am - 11:30am: Who are the Pollinators? 12:00pm – 1:00pm: Good Bugs! Attracting & Sustaining Beneficial Insects 1:30pm – 2:30pm: Benefits of Honeybee Products 3:00pm – 4:00pm: Getting Started with BeekeepingSee More
Jun 17, 2013
Abq Beeks commented on Jessie Brown's event Abq Beeks Mentoring at Open Space Group Bee Yard
"Ted Castillo is attending as well. RSVP over phone 6/13/13"
Jun 13, 2013
Darren Jewell replied to Abq Beeks's discussion Bee Hauling Article in ABQ JOURNAL
"Congratulations Megan on a job well done!  Without the efforts of a few people like you, New Mexico would be almost completely without bees this year due to the extreme winter losses.  Good Work! "
Jun 3, 2013
Megan Mahoney replied to Abq Beeks's discussion Bee Hauling Article in ABQ JOURNAL
Jun 2, 2013
Abq Beeks posted a discussion

Bee Hauling Article in ABQ JOURNAL

Hi Beeks!  Check out an article about me bringing packages back from California on the front page of the "Living" section in the ABQ JOURNAL today!See More
Jun 2, 2013

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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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