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Entries from March 2016

Rio Arriba County May 2016 Intro to Beekeeping Workshops

March 31st, 2016 Comments Off on Rio Arriba County May 2016 Intro to Beekeeping Workshops

Rio Arriba County Extension has organized¬† a few intro to beekeeping workshops in April that Melanie Kirby of Zia Queenbees Farm & Field Institute will be teaching. May 24 & May 31: Part I- Abiquiu Extension Office May 26 & June 2: Part II- NMSU Alcalde Sustainable Agriculture Science Center Part I will focus on […]

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Zia Wings 2016 queen rearing photos from northern CA

March 31st, 2016 Comments Off on Zia Wings 2016 queen rearing photos from northern CA

We’ve been super busy these past two months getting going with our spring rearing endeavors. Mark travelled to the coastal mountains of northern California in early February to deliver some of our breeder colonies in time to build up on the eucalyptus and mediterrean blooms. We had to dig out several of our breeder hives […]

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April 23, 2016 Northern NM Rocky Mountain Sweet Spring Sting Pollinator Symposium & Bee Blessing

March 29th, 2016 Comments Off on April 23, 2016 Northern NM Rocky Mountain Sweet Spring Sting Pollinator Symposium & Bee Blessing

It’s that time of year again…and in celebration of this year’s upcoming Earth Day- we are sponsoring the 5th annual Northern NM Rocky Mountain Sweet Spring Sting Pollinator Symposium featuring Dr. Valerie Solheim of HealingBees.org Last year Dr. Solheim made a brief visit to share her foundational vibrational research on hive resonance at the Carnelian […]

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