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Modern Farmer article on ZQB’s survivor stock breeding program

February 14th, 2015 Comments Off on Modern Farmer article on ZQB’s survivor stock breeding program

Here’s a nice article that Santa Fe Science writer Katie Mast wrote on our survivor breeding program. http://modernfarmer.com/2014/12/honeybees-keep-survivin/

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Angels of Agriculture video presentation w/ Mel

February 9th, 2015 Comments Off on Angels of Agriculture video presentation w/ Mel

Here’s a 7 minute video that was recorded in 2012 at a Pecha Kucha Taos Food Edition night that I participated in. For those unfamiliar, Pecha Kucha is a Japanese term for “chit-chat”. Presentations in PK nights are displayed in 20 slides at 20 seconds/slide…which for a talker like me, was quite a challenge but […]

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NMBKA presents Dr. Marla Spivak Feb 6-7, 2015 in ABQ

January 20th, 2015 Comments Off on NMBKA presents Dr. Marla Spivak Feb 6-7, 2015 in ABQ

NM Beekeepers Assoc. Annual Meeting with Marla Spivak Kosmos Performance Space 1715 5th St NW – Albuquerque Events Date/Time Date(s) – 02/06/2015 – 02/07/2015 All Day Location Kosmos Performance Space The New Mexico Beekeepers Association invites you to join us for our Annual Meeting on February 6, 2015, noon-5 pm and February 7, 8:30 am- […]

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Charm School for Beekeepers- Intro to Api & Next Level…

January 18th, 2015 Comments Off on Charm School for Beekeepers- Intro to Api & Next Level…

Charm School for Beekeeper series: This 2015 season, in celebration of our 10 year farm anniversary, we’ll be offering several levels of beekeeping courses from beginning beekeeper to advanced bee charmer!  Intro to Apiculture: Beginning Beekeeping 5 week course intensive and also topical workshops. Classes offered in both Santa Fe and Taos areas. COST: $250 course […]

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2015 ZQB Offerings & Services

January 14th, 2015 Comments Off on 2015 ZQB Offerings & Services

Now taking reservations for Langstroth starter nucleus colonies ($225 includes 4 combs of bees, brood, a mated queen, some food stores in a reusable weather resistant transport nuc box), Survivor virgin and mated queenbees & Enchanted Empress LongeviBee Breeding Companion Queens… see additional post for pricing information. Chemical-Free Beekeeping Classes starting in May: Intro to Apiculture […]

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Carnelian Center Holistic Health Holiday Raffle- $2/ticket

December 15th, 2014 Comments Off on Carnelian Center Holistic Health Holiday Raffle- $2/ticket

      Please support affordable holistic health services in Dixon when you enter to win: Wood Cutting Board by Rob Stouch Prayer Flags by Judith Buffallo Pottery by Gaia Vaishnov & Siddiq Khan Glass Platter by Shel Neymark Rose Infusion & Tincture by Kate McDonald Chai Soap by Wild Earth Remedies Local Honey by […]

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Four Directions Broadcast Ag Radio Program launches Dec. 4th @ 7pm on 96.5 FM KLDK

December 3rd, 2014 Comments Off on Four Directions Broadcast Ag Radio Program launches Dec. 4th @ 7pm on 96.5 FM KLDK

Through the lens of the four directions – Earth, Wind, Fire, and Water – DJs Melanie Kirby, Rob Heyduck, and Adrienne Rosenberg strive to explore the many paths and traditions unique to Southwestern agriculture. We honor the teachers, human and non, who broadcast their seeds of wisdom for the future of farming and our community. […]

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HAP-BEE THANKSGIVING to the BEES, Beekeepers & our Creator!

November 27th, 2014 Comments Off on HAP-BEE THANKSGIVING to the BEES, Beekeepers & our Creator!

Mark and I want to extend a very Happy Thanksgiving to everyone…without the bees, there would be less food to eat and we would be without direction. Our small farm will be celebrating a decade of service this coming year. We are forever grateful to the bees, beekeepers and communities that have supported us over […]

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Home Grown event @ NM Farm & Ranch Museum- Las Cruces Nov. 22-23, 2014

November 18th, 2014 Comments Off on Home Grown event @ NM Farm & Ranch Museum- Las Cruces Nov. 22-23, 2014

Home Grown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market                     Date: November 22nd, 2014 – November 23rd, 2014 Time: 09:00 AM – 05:00 PM Location: New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum 4100 Dripping Springs Road Las Cruces, 88011Website: http://www.nmfarmandranchmuseum.org/ Food grown in New Mexico is showcased at this first-time event as vendors from […]

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Traditional Ag & Sustainable Living Conference Oct. 3-4 @ NNMC in Espanola

October 2nd, 2014 Comments Off on Traditional Ag & Sustainable Living Conference Oct. 3-4 @ NNMC in Espanola

    The 9th annual Traditional Agriculture and Sustainable Living Conference takes place this Friday and Saturday- October 3-4th at the Nick L. Salazar Center for the Performing Arts on the Northern NM College campus in Espanola, NM. This year’s conference is titled, “Moving Forward with Our Neighbors to Protect Our Mother Earth” For info on […]

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