Candle making class! Join Jessie Brown as she teaches how to create products using beeswax:Simple and elegant dipped beeswax candlesHow to use a variety of different molds to make candlesHow to create your own silicone candle moldsEvaluating wicksAdditional beeswax products She will also share the newest bee research and current trends in beekeeping from the North American Beekeeping Federation, as well as goals for the NM Beekeepers Association in 2014. The candle making portion of the class…See More
January 17, 2014 at 12pm to January 18, 2014 at 4pm
New Mexico Beekeepers Association is pleased to announce our annual meeting The main speaker will be Mark Carroll of the USDA Honey Bee Research Lab.He will cover the new challenge of varroa control, meaner, faster and more lethal.Nutritional stress, chemical challenges and how they affect queen quality. For more on Mark go here…See More
Please join us for our Mid-Annual Meeting with Dr. James Nieh, who will be presenting on Hive Communication and Honey Bee Health. Southern NM Beekeeper Paul McCarty will be also be joining us to speak about AHB and Feral Bees of NM. NMBKA Mid Annual Meeting Flyer This presentation is free for NM Beekeeper Association members…See More
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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
I am collecting names of individuals who want to receive a bear fence from NM Game & Fish free of charge. Are you experiencing any bear issues concerning your bees or interested in an electric bear fence? If so, I just need your street address and tel. # to get you and Larry signed up. Jim
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.