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Entries from May 2015

God Save the Queen! In Her Majesty’s Chambers- Intro to Queen Breeding & Rearing July 11-12, 2015

May 27th, 2015 Comments Off on God Save the Queen! In Her Majesty’s Chambers- Intro to Queen Breeding & Rearing July 11-12, 2015

July 11-12, 2015: In Her Majesty’s Chambers- Intro to Queen Breeding & Rearing with Melanie Kirby & Mark Spitzig of Zia Queenbees Farm & Field Institue. Day and a half course covers introductory concepts for selecting, breeding and rearing naturally hardy queenbees and nucleus colonies. From establishing a breeding protocol to designing a quality rearing […]

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2015 Nucs Ready!!!

May 23rd, 2015 Comments Off on 2015 Nucs Ready!!!

Hey Folks, we appreciate everyone’s patience with the process and our bees are even more grateful as we’ve given them time to get established. We will begin reviewing our initial rounds this coming week- and then make contact to schedule pick ups. As we review nucs we look for several indicators: Did she successfully mate? […]

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