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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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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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No. Cali Charm School for Beekeepers workshops March 2015

February 17th, 2015 Comments Off on No. Cali Charm School for Beekeepers workshops March 2015

ZQB CA 2015 spring workshops NORTHERN CALI CHARM SCHOOL FOR BEEKEEPERS- Learn how to become an engaged honeybee steward. We’ll be heading to Wings of Nature (www.wingsofnaturebees.com) to conduct some workshops with our buddy Aiden Wing in the hills above Palo Alto, CA this March. MARCH 2015  California FIELD PRACTICUMS Download the PDF > HOSTED […]

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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 […]

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Supplemental Bee Feed + Zia Abeja Elixir Recipes

June 24th, 2012 No Comments

ZQB Pollen Patty revised 2011 Here’s a few recipes that, on occasion, we mix up and offer our bees- namely in the spring and sometimes in the fall. We utilize supplemental feeding on occasion under the following conditions: 1) we have run out of honey that we harvested and stored for the bees 2) as […]

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2012 QUEEN REARING WORKSHOP-July 14-15th

June 24th, 2012 No Comments

This photo album generated with Smilebox In Her Majesty’s Chambers: Intro to Queen Rearing Workshop Conducted by Zia Queenbee Co. at home farm in Truchas, NM 8300 feet elevation in southern Rocky Mountains WHEN: July 14-15th, 2012 *Class size limited to ensure student hands on participation and one-on-one instructor attention COST: $200 includes manual, grafting […]

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July 7th & 8th: Michael Bush seminar/wkshp ABQ/SF

June 24th, 2012 No Comments

New Mexico Beekeepers Association presents: MBushadversion1

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3rd Annual SWEET SPRING STING! April 14th, Santa Fe, NM

March 13th, 2012 No Comments

2012 Spring Sting flyer We are pleased to once again help produce this year’s 3rd Annual Northern New Mexico Rocky Mountain Sweet Spring Sting                  – A Symposium on Pollinator and Human Health- taking place April 14th in Santa Fe, New Mexico at Santa Fe Greenhouses.* Free to Everyone donations accepted. Suggested Donation $10-15 No […]

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2012 Survivor Queens and Nucs Reservations starting Jan. 21st

January 10th, 2012 No Comments

We will be opening the reservations list for spring bees and queens on Jan. 21st. Our pricing will remain the same as last year.  http://ziaqueenbees.com/ZQBprices2012.pdf NUCS:  We will have fresh season Langstroth nucs and top bar nucs* beginning in late May-early June. We are sold out of our Early Season Overwintered Starter Nucleus Colonies. QUEENS: […]

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ZQB to present at the North American Beekeeping Conference Jan.11th

December 27th, 2011 No Comments

We will be presenting at this 2012 North American Beekeeping Conference- held in Las Vegas, NV Jan. 10-14th. For more info visit: http://www.nabeekeepingconference.com/ Mark will be discussing, “How Old Are Your Drone’s Mothers?” Melanie will be discussing her enlistment “In Her Majesty’s Secret Service” & “Father Time Tested- Mother Nature Approved: Utilizing Longevity as the […]

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