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Sustainable Sunday Dinner @ The Bavarian in Taos Ski Valley July 26

July 23rd, 2015 Comments Off on Sustainable Sunday Dinner @ The Bavarian in Taos Ski Valley July 26

The Bavarian Lodge & Restaurant at Taos Ski Valley presents their Sustainable Sunday Series: Farm to Mountain to Table which runs July 12 through September 27 excluding September 6 (be of a music fest) 11 Sundays total. The inspiration for this series was to connect people back to the food source and connect local growers […]

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Beekeeping in NM workshop in Abiquiu June 25, 2015

June 16th, 2015 Comments Off on Beekeeping in NM workshop in Abiquiu June 25, 2015

I’ll be sharing info on Beekeeping in NM at the Rio Arriba County Rural Event Center in Abiquiu on June 25, 2015 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm. RA Extension Bee Keeping Workshop 2015 There will be an observation hive, honey tastings and a fantastic slideshow! For more info- call Cost: $5.00/person please RSVP by June 22nd […]

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Bees: Midwives of Agriculture presentation June 16, 2015 @ Pajarito Nature Center in Los Alamos

June 5th, 2015 Comments Off on Bees: Midwives of Agriculture presentation June 16, 2015 @ Pajarito Nature Center in Los Alamos

We’ll be presenting a slideshow on Bees: Midwives of Agriculture at the Pajarito Nature Center in Los Alamos at 7pm on June 16th in honor of National Pollinator Week. There will be some fun props to smell and taste and see and hear and a colorful slideshow on beekeeping in NM and integrated pollinator stewardship. Join us […]

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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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2015 Intro to Apiculture Beekeeping Intensives in Taos & Santa Fe Starting Mid May

April 12th, 2015 Comments Off on 2015 Intro to Apiculture Beekeeping Intensives in Taos & Santa Fe Starting Mid May

4-Saturday Field Practicum Course starts May 16 @ Tierra Drala Farm in El Prado-Taos Taos Intensive 2015 & also offered 4-Sunday Field Practicum Course starting May 17 @ Plants of the Southwest in Agua Fria- Santa Fe SF Intensive 2015 Course Syllabus Includes: Honeybee Biology** Plant/Bloom Cycle** Seasonal Management** Hive Products & Harvesting** Overwintering** Apiary […]

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2015 nuc, queen y mas pricing

March 2nd, 2015 Comments Off on 2015 nuc, queen y mas pricing

UPDATE: We are sold out of starter nucs at this time. Once we begin our rearing calendar, should we have extras to share, we’ll post it on our blog. Reminder: All starter nucs are available for pick-up only from our Truchas, NM home farm. We are taking names on a waitlist. Email ziaqueenbees@hotmail.com and enter nuc […]

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Sound Apitherapy- Free lecture Sun 2/22 in Dixon w/ Healingbees.org

February 18th, 2015 Comments Off on Sound Apitherapy- Free lecture Sun 2/22 in Dixon w/ Healingbees.org

  The Beehive Effect Come to a free lecture on The Beehive Effect: Sound Apitherapy with Dr. Valerie Solheim, this Sunday- February 22, 2015 from 11am to noon at the Carnelian Center. Dr. Solheim has been researching the positive effect of subtle energy fields on honeybees since 2008. Her findings indicate that hives maintained in […]

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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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ZQB presents Buzzin’ of Bees at NM Org. Farming conference Feb 20-21st in ABQ

February 15th, 2015 Comments Off on ZQB presents Buzzin’ of Bees at NM Org. Farming conference Feb 20-21st in ABQ

We’ll be presenting a workshop on local honeybee production at the upcoming NM Organic Farming Conference which takes place Feb. 20-21st at the ABQ Marriott Pyramid hotel. For more info on the conference and to register visit: www.nmfarmtotable.org For the full program visit:http://www.farmtotablenm.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/2015-Organic-Conference-final.pdf New Mexico Organic Farming Conference About the New Mexico Organic Farming Conference […]

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