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Entries from October 2010

See us Oct.23-24 Sat & Sun Arte de Muertos Expo in Albuquerque!

October 22nd, 2010 No Comments

We’ll be sharing our Pure & Raw New Mexico Honeys this weekend in celebration of the upcoming Dia de Los Muertos! Arte de Muertos Expo takes place this Saturday and Sunday, October 23-24th 2010 at the  Hard Rock Casino Hotel. Take I-25 south of Albuquerque and exit at Isleta Pueblo- follow signs! Click below for […]

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Traditional Ag & Sustainable Living Conference Nov.5 &6 Espanola, NM

October 18th, 2010 No Comments

  It is with honor that I will be participating as a panelist on the Women in Agriculture segment at The Native Earth Bio Culture Council (NEBCC) 5th Annual Traditional  Agriculture & Sustainable Living Confernce, November 5th & 6th, 2010 from 1pm-2pm in the main auditorium of Northern New Mexico College located in Espanola, New Mexico. The conference will […]

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Zia Abeja Elixir

October 18th, 2010 No Comments

Here is a recipe for making one’s own herbal essential oils supplement for honeybee health. Various herbs can be used to complement and supplement the honeybee immune system. If you are new to keeping bees and offering supplemental food and herbs, you may want to buy ready prepared mixtures offered by beekeeping supply companies (namely, […]

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ZQB presentation in Walsenburg, CO- Sat. Oct. 16th

October 8th, 2010 No Comments

We’ll be visiting Walsenburg, Colorado area beekeepers at their meeting to be held Saturday, Oct. 16th, 1pm at the Spanish Peaks Library in Walsenburg. Spanish Peaks Library District – 415 Walsen Ave, Walsenburg, CO 81089 US  Tel: (719) 738-2774 We’ll be sharing slide shows on our little operation and also discussing various seasonal management techniques for both […]

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Share your Local Bees!!! Avoid importing pests/pathogens!

October 7th, 2010 No Comments

Below is a recent email I wrote to the Santa Fe based Sangre de Cristo Beekeeping Club entitled: REAL FEAR OF VIRUS IMPORTATION  From: MelMark ZQB <ziaqueenbees@hotmail.com> To: sdcbeekeepers@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tue, September 28, 2010 11:56:46 AM Subject: [SDCBeekeepers] Real fear of virus importation Not trying to disrupt the free-economy process; but I feel a professional and personal […]

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SCARRY Genetically Modified Chile!!! NM say no to GMO

October 7th, 2010 No Comments

http://www.genetic-chile.com/ By Rosanne Boyett >Beacon Staff Writer >Published Monday, July 26, 2010 6:02 PM MDT > >The New Mexico chile, latest candidate for genetic engineering, stars in >an award-winning documentary that has touched the heart and soul of New >Mexico. > >This one-hour film, “Genetic Chile,” examines how corporate ownership of >genetically modified organisms has […]

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