"Having some issues with my nearest neighbor re: bees in her hummingbird feeders. Any suggestions for a peaceful resolution? Are "beeless" feeders effective? I offered to replace her feeders with the beeless variety, but her solution…"
"So, when the bees start building those small side combs on the ends of the TBs, what do you do with them? The main comb is straight and in good position , but for some reason they are attempting to build an additional comb slightly behind the…"
Just got a call from NM Game & Fish. The person delivering the fences, Gerry, has a family emergency and will not be delivering the fences this week . We have tentatively rescheduled for May…"
"It would be nice if we could develop a flexible inventory to help each other out from time to time. I'm getting to a lack of critical mass in one of my 4 hives. They have only built one full comb, are working on the two additional…"
"FYI, I spoke to someone today who has been in touch with the forest service, and the word is that they expect the mountain berry situation to be bad this year. That means that they expect more bear activity in populated areas. It's…"
"Talked with Gerry @ NM Game & Fish. He has scheduled May 6th for delivery of the bear fence to Smokey Bear Ranger Station at 901 Mechem in Ruidoso at 3PM.
He will then make the delivery to Cloudcroft / Mayhill at 9AM on Tuesday May 7th. Location…"
The hose is the easiest method.Just used pull-ties to secure the hardware cloth too the hose. Can be done with PVC but too much manipulation required. Make sure that the outside diameter of the hose does not touch the inside of the…"
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.