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Entries from August 2012

Septempter 27th, 2012 ABQ Beeks Queen Presentation

August 27th, 2012 Comments Off on Septempter 27th, 2012 ABQ Beeks Queen Presentation

We’ll be sharing our strategies for establishing, enhancing and maintaining healthy genetics in your apiaries as an individual beekeeper and as a beekeeping community at the Sept. 27th ABQ Beeks monthly meeting-  Visit www.abqbeeks.ning.com  for time and location.


2012 Queen Season Wrapping-Up

August 27th, 2012 Comments Off on 2012 Queen Season Wrapping-Up

We are officially done grafting for queens for this season. Final rounds of grafted queens went in this last week and included nominated breeders from The Rocky Mountain Survivor Queenbee Cooperative. We’ve got survivor stock out of Maryland this season, Colorado, New Mexico and Washington. Looking forward to seeing how these girls pan out. We […]


2012 Fall Events

August 17th, 2012 Comments Off on 2012 Fall Events

We are working on our fall schedule. Here is a list of upcoming events: August 25-26: Pena Blanca Sunflower Festival (between Santa Domingo & Cochiti Pueblos) Sept. 1-2: Cleveland Roller Mill Festival near Mora, NM. Sept. 22-23: Santa Fe Renaissance Fair @ El Rancho de Las Golandrinas Sept. 27: Mark and I will be doing […]


Pecha Kucha performance online

August 8th, 2012 Comments Off on Pecha Kucha performance online

A couple of weeks ago I participated in Pecha Kucha Taos with  a presentation on our farm at the Penasco Theatre. It is online and available for viewing. The Pecha Kucha format originated in Japan and is composed of 20 slides, 20 sec/slide. This was a very interesting format as it forced me to keep […]