Albuquerque Beekeepers

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Joe Slanga
  • Male
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • United States
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Looking for swarms - willing to assist with swarm removal

I'm in need of 5-6 swarms for my hives.  My two hives absconded over the winter and I'm adding four additional hives to my apiary.  I would prefer feral swarms, if available.  So if anyone is…Continue

Started Mar 28

Dissertation on using oxalic acid to control varroa mites
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Thanks Jodie for an incredibly informative discussion of hive diseases, particularly varroa mite control.I had indicated that I had run across a PhD thesis on the subject.  Here's the link.  A lot of…Continue

Tags: Control, Mite, Varroa

Started this discussion. Last reply by Raymond Espinoza Jun 7, 2017.

1st Year Beekeeper would like an Experienced Beek to help evaluate hive

As a first year beekeeper since April, I approach my hive always with some level of trepidation.  From my work in the hive, it seems clear that it's a thriving hive (good brood, lots of honey and…Continue

Started Oct 12, 2016

 

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Joe Slanga replied to Ed Costanza's discussion 3 Pound Package Bees with Italian Queen from CF Koehnen (60 available)
"Ed, I'm checking if you will still have 3# packages for sale.  I'm looking for 5-6 packages.  Please call 505-818-7317.  Thanks, Joe"
Mar 31
Joe Slanga posted a discussion

Looking for swarms - willing to assist with swarm removal

I'm in need of 5-6 swarms for my hives.  My two hives absconded over the winter and I'm adding four additional hives to my apiary.  I would prefer feral swarms, if available.  So if anyone is removing swarms and need to place them, I'll take them.  Also, if anyone is selling package bees locally that would work as well.Also, if anyone who is doing swarm removal would like some assistance, I'm very willing to help and to learn.Thanks, Joe Slanga505-818-7317, joeslanga@comcast.netSee More
Mar 28
Joe Slanga replied to Christina Parlapiano's discussion Bee Losses So Far This Fall/Winter
"I've lost both my hives in a similar manner to what others have described.  Loads of capped honey left behind.  In the top bar there were two syrup feeders that were left half full, in addition to lots of capped honey. What does…"
Feb 27

Profile Information

About me:
I'm new to beekeeping, and am eager to learn. I believe that keeping bees is being environmentally responsible. I'm also looking forward to the fun and enjoyment of beekeeping.
I use the following type of bee hives:
Langstroth
My bee hives are primarily located here (ZIP code):
87110
How best to reach me (Public email or phone)
505-818-7317
joeslanga@comcast.net

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