Mary Young posted a discussion
There is a swarm that is hanging out in the alley between Amherst and Tulane south of central.  It is behind the house at 313 Amherst SE.  I have pasted a picture below.  It's a small elm tree on the east side of the alley, about 1/2 way between Lea…
May 7, 2017
Mary Young replied to Mary Young's discussion I have bee keeping equipment I would like to donate
"I have a couple of folks interested in different equipment.  i would have time to chat next week if you would like to give me your phone number."
Mar 30, 2017
Mary Young replied to Mary Young's discussion I have bee keeping equipment I would like to donate
"yes, I have a smoker"
Mar 30, 2017
Mary Young replied to Mary Young's discussion I have bee keeping equipment I would like to donate
"you are welcome to the TB hive.  call me and we will find a time you can come by.
Mary
505-463-8290"
Mar 30, 2017
Mary Young posted a discussion
I have some miscellaneous bee keeping equipment I would like to donate, including two top bar hives.  Please contact me via this site if you are interested in picking it up.  thanks.
Mar 23, 2017
Mary Young posted a discussion
I have about an acre in the far NE section of Albuquerque where I have planted alot of plants that provide nectar for bees.  I use to have a couple of hives on this property and would love to have one or two again if anyone is looking for a place to…
May 19, 2016
Mary Young posted a discussion
Because of the high humidity lately, I would like to check the moisture content of the honey I have harvested in the past week to ensure it is OK.  Most of it, but not all of it was capped.  I am thinking of purchasing one of the Premium Honey Refra…
Aug 22, 2010
Mary Young replied to chantal's discussion Volunteer needed: Organize us for ABQ Urban Farm Fest
"I'd also love to help but have a permaculture class that weekend."
Aug 14, 2010
Mary Young replied to Peggy Gorresen's discussion The Accidental Beekeeper
"Great story Peggy. Gives hope to the rest of us with an empty hive."
Jul 19, 2010
Mary Young replied to Sarah Dolk's discussion Becoming a legit association
"I am now neutral regarding the formation of a non-profit because of these comments. I see the downside. However, I will volunteer time to help form one if that is what the group decides. In terms of simply maintaining an informal organization, we co…"
Jul 12, 2010
Mary Young replied to Ryan & Monica Kowal's discussion Channel 7 story on bee attack
"I think the issue is - was the dog actually even killed by bees? I have alot of wasps that, if a person wasn't that familiar with bees, could mistake for a bee. My brother has been repeatly attacked by yellow jackets. I have always had dogs and love…"
Jul 8, 2010
Mary Young replied to Ryan & Monica Kowal's discussion Channel 7 story on bee attack
"I also support being an association. I find the website to be really valuable and it needs to be paid for by the group. I also think Monica would be a great spokesperson."
Jul 7, 2010
Mary Young replied to chantal's discussion Somebody just sprayed pesticides near my hives
"I have attached a pdf produced by the NM Dept of Agriculture that talks about a complaint procedure for pesticide use. Received it from a SDC BeeKeeper group member in Santa Fe. The following is a note that was forwarded to me about their 6/24 meeti…"
Jun 20, 2010
Mary Young commented on chantal's event Albuquerque Bee Proclamation
"From the google looks like we are meeting under the shade structure southwest of the corner of 3rd and Marquette. I guess that the best place to park is in the underground parking space (I don't get downtown very often). I picked up the flyers yeste…"
Jun 20, 2010
Mary Young replied to chantal's discussion Do you keep an epi-pen?
"I have one but sure hope I never have to use it."
Jun 16, 2010
Mary Young replied to chantal's discussion Somebody just sprayed pesticides near my hives
"Just received the following related email from SDC. Looks like there is alot of education that needs to be done.

Hello beekeepers,

A couple of beekeepers here in Mora County have bees in our bonnets about the roadside sraying of herbicides here in…"
Jun 11, 2010
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