Joan Lasche posted a discussion
When is the swarm list sign up coming out?
Mar 20
Joan Lasche replied to Carolyn Hammack's discussion Homemade Honey Extractors
"I tried many different homemade methods and finally settled on one that works for me.  I only extract the amount of honey my family of 8 can use in a year.  I use two 5 gallon buckets with the bottom cut out of one (not the complete bottom, I leave…"
Aug 5, 2015
Joan Lasche replied to Joan Lasche's discussion Swarm available today
"The swarm has been given away."
Apr 23, 2015
Joan Lasche posted a discussion
I have a new swarm in a swarm catcher that I would like to send to a new home today.  Call or text me at 505-238-6064.Joan
Apr 22, 2015
Joan Lasche replied to Carl Smith's discussion Has anyone caught a swarm this year
"I have a new one today to give away.  If you know somebody that wants it have them call or text me at 505-238-6064"
Apr 22, 2015
Joan Lasche replied to Carl Smith's discussion Has anyone caught a swarm this year
"5 so far. I have more bees than I know what to do with.  I think they are all coming from my hives. I split one colony early on but should have made more splits and then given the extra away.  My bees have been doing great the last couple of years."
Apr 21, 2015
Joan Lasche replied to Lucy Poss's discussion Does anyone want bees?
"I am interested in them if it doesn't work out for the first person that replied.
Joan Lasche
505 244-1122 home
505 238-6064 cell"
Jun 12, 2012
Joan Lasche replied to Denise Vaughn's discussion Swarms
"I had a hive do this a couple of years ago. It kept swarming and swarming.   An experienced bee keeper helped mix fix the problem.  We looked at every frame and noticed several queen cells being prepared.  We scraped off every queen cell we could fi…"
Apr 28, 2012
Joan Lasche replied to Denise Vaughn's discussion Swarms
"A question about secondary swarms - so I caught a good sized swarm recently and then about 2 weeks later found a very small swarm in the same place.  I installed it in a hive with 5 frames and began feeding.  I checked it on day 6 and saw no evidenc…"
Apr 26, 2012