"Thank you for all who came and supported at the meeting tonight.
I thought the meeting went great seems the planning board is in favor for a logical beekeeping restrictions. No hive registration/no neighbor consent...."
"Thanks Paul. This is one of the hives I had in HighRolls just moved them up to Moriarty.
Going to just give them a frame of brood and hope for the best. I surely learned requeening does not always go as planed."
"Checked my hives today/ I have one still queen less.
I guess I will give a frame of brood with some eggs and larva and pray. They have a few capped queen cells so hopefully one hatches.
Is it possible they made the queen cells out of a laying…"
"Hello all. I've been keeping bees for 4/5 years learning by trial and error. I have followed you site since the inception. I split my four hives and put new queens in my existing hives. The old queen went with the new hives. I Used bee weaver…"
I see that you are attending our seminar next weekend and I wanted to introduce myself.
It should be great fun. I stopped and looked at the bees today and they are in great shape, they are very gentile and very easy to work with.
Bzzzz BzzzzBee keeping seminar May 25th 2013 Support your local pollinator and attend this honey of a seminar, it will include a classroom session and a hands on hive experience. Featured speaker will be Craig Noorlander, Vice President of the New Mexico Beekeepers Association talking about life cycle of the honey bee, honeybee health, equipment, and his success and failures in the 10 years he has been keeping bees. Location: 9:00-12:00 Otero County Extension Office, 401 Fairgrounds Road,…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.