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Entries from February 2012

2012 Starter Nucleus Colonies Sold Out

February 26th, 2012 No Comments

We have stopped taking reservations for both Langstroth and top bar nucleus colonies for this 2012 season. Once we get started and spring weather stabilizes, we will be  able to confirm our count of overwintered hives. As  we begin rearing, we will be better able to assess if our bees might be able to accomodate more splits. […]


The Beauty of Pollination – YouTube

February 24th, 2012 No Comments

Several friends forwarded us this wonderful video of diverse pollinators. The cinematography is surreal. NJoy. http://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/xHkq1edcbk4?rel=0


Sustainable Pollinators on 89.9FM KUNM.org Sat. Feb. 25th

February 17th, 2012 No Comments

I’ve been invited to share a little about survivor stock queen honeybee breeding and regional sustainability of bee stewardship with Laurie Lange of the NM Bee Collaborative  on Albuquerque Public Radio Station- KUNM 89.9FM. It will stream live on Women’s Focus on Saturday, February 25th, 2012. The program will begin at noon and the bee […]