Late Summer 2017 availability

School has started! And Melanie has relocated 3/4 time to pursue graduate studies in international bee breeding at Washington State University! Though it has been 20 years! since Melanie has been in “school” hitting the books, she has been in full time...

Herbs4Bees: From Bloom to Boom Field Day- June 16, 2017

Herbs4Bees is a project inspired by local farmers, beekeepers and researchers who are committed to promoting healthy forage for pollinators and humans.   Read more at www.herbs4bees.com A FREE Field day is being offered June 16, 2017 at the NMSU- Alcalde Sustainable...

WSU June 2017 Beekeeping Short Course & Rearing High Quality Queens

I’ll be joining the Washington State University Sheppard Bee Lab this summer to help them rear queens! They are offering several bee workshops the 2nd week of June- which I will be assisting with. If you are interested in a summer short course on rearing queens,...

ME News Post #2 by M. Kirby

Here is the link for my 2nd blog post for ME News! Apitherapy: Bees as Medicinal Midwives Making magic with plants and flowers has its roots deeply entwined in the interspatial relationships over millennia with insects as pollinators. Pollinators procured the sweet...