Les Crowder has taught beekeeping in New Mexico for more than 30 years. Workshops are hands on with topbar beehives in Santa Fe. Honeybee biology basics, spring/summer/fall hive management, dividing hives, queen rearing, beeswax refining and candle and salve making will all be demonstrated and done.See More
The New Mexico Beekeepers Association is a non-profit organization of private beekeepers, commercial beekeepers, persons interested in promoting the importance of the honey bee in the environment, and businesses related to the honey industry. Representing all regions of New Mexico, the Association maintains a close affiliation with the State of New Mexico's Department of Agriculture. Membership in the Association is open to all interested persons.
2013 Association Officers
President: Les Crowder
Vice President: Craig Noorlander
Secretary: Jessie Brown
Treasurer: D.J. Nickles
Board: Rob Shepler, Phill Remick
Membership dues are $30 per year for a family, $15 for membership from July 1-Dec 31st.