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Women in Sustainable Agriculture Nov 30- Dec 2, 2016 Portland, Ore

October 27th, 2016 Comments Off on Women in Sustainable Agriculture Nov 30- Dec 2, 2016 Portland, Ore

Melanie will be giving a presentation  at the Women in Sustainable Agriculture conference taking place in Portland, Oregon November 30-Decenter 2, 2016. More info at http://2016wisa.org/  

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ZQB at Dixon Studio Tour Nov 5-6, 2016

October 27th, 2016 Comments Off on ZQB at Dixon Studio Tour Nov 5-6, 2016

  Come taste our varietal NM pure and raw honeys and NM beeswax balms and arts at the Dixon Studio Art Tour Mercado (located in the Dixon Elementary gymnasium) November 5-6, 2016 from 10am-5pm both days. For more info visit: www.dixonarts.org We harvested over 7 varietals from this season- including: Rio Grande Bosque Bliss– spring […]

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Indigenous Peoples Gathering Nov 6-9, 2016

October 27th, 2016 Comments Off on Indigenous Peoples Gathering Nov 6-9, 2016

  Indigenous Peoples’ Gathering for Healthy Communities, Culture, and Climate November 6–9, 2016 Pueblo of Pojoaque Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino   More info visit: http://intertribalgathering.com/ Melanie will be giving a presentation on Nov. 7.

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High Road Art Tour- ZQB Farm Open to Public Sept 17-18 & 24-25, 2016

September 12th, 2016 Comments Off on High Road Art Tour- ZQB Farm Open to Public Sept 17-18 & 24-25, 2016

Come visit us during the 2016 High Road Art Tour the last two weekends of September. We will have varietal honeys available, from the lowlands to the highlands of our enchanted landscapes and a few additional bouquets from our projects on the west coast to the Great Lakes.  We will also be featuring our Apithecary offerings- […]

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Quentin Geant of Paris’ BEEOPIC- Free Lecture in Taos Sept. 6, 2016

September 4th, 2016 Comments Off on Quentin Geant of Paris’ BEEOPIC- Free Lecture in Taos Sept. 6, 2016

Beeopic Taos Quentin Geant of Paris’ BEEOPIC will be giving a free lecture at the Taos Museum of Modern Art Fechin House at 2pm. He will share info on his family’s urban beekeeping in France and also on the historic French Beekeeper March against pesticides and his new venture of establishing an American BEEOPIC in […]

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In Her Majesty’s Chambers- Intro to Queen Breeding- New Mexico

May 31st, 2016 Comments Off on In Her Majesty’s Chambers- Intro to Queen Breeding- New Mexico

‘Tis the season to be breeding bees! We are offering our renowned queen rearing short course on July 16-17, 2016. Students come from all over the nation to learn and share intricacies of finding, propagating and sharing quality honeybee stock lines. The two day course covers everything essential for selecting and rearing quality queen honeybees. […]

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Wiki Peace Women- Melanie Kirby

May 31st, 2016 Comments Off on Wiki Peace Women- Melanie Kirby

“Visibility – Connectivity – Expertise” Mission PWAG’s main goals in the last decade have been to support deeper and more sustainable connectivity between PeaceWomen across the globe. We do this by increasing the visibility of their work, expanding their knowledge and skills and disseminating their expertise outside their own spheres of influence. To celebrate the […]

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Intro to Apiculture & Summer Courses 2016

April 25th, 2016 Comments Off on Intro to Apiculture & Summer Courses 2016

We are coordinating with a few different organizations to share the wonders of beekeeping for all ages and experience levels. Scroll through to find the best for you! ~On the 1st Saturday of each month starting in May thru Sept, we’ll be sharing the magical world of pollinator stewardship with families at Lettuce Grow Farm […]

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2016 queen and nuc availability update

April 2nd, 2016 Comments Off on 2016 queen and nuc availability update

If you are looking for STARTER NUCLEI- we are officially booked for our 2016 seasonal batches. If our bees are able to share more this season, we’ll post an update on this web blog. And for those interested in placing a reservation for 2017 season, please contact us after the winter holidays and look for […]

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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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