|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 -5-week Beginning Beekeeping Course Intensives offered in Santa Fe and Taos (which can include a locally produced starter nucleus hive to take home); Cost $250 course instruction ($475 with a locally produced nuc).
- Charm School for Beekeepers– next steps for enhancing and enchanting your hive management skills from splitting & rearing queens, to value added apiceuticals (medicinal hive products)- classes held in Velarde, Truchas & Taos. ($100)
- In Her Majesty’s Chambers: 2-day hands on field intensive covering all steps of the survivor breeding & rearing process. Open to those with 3 or more years beekeeping experience. ($250 includes manual, qrearing tools & certificate of completion).
A Mid-summer’s Sweet Dream Anniversary Celebration for ZQB with cookout/campout, live music and mead tastings! Join us in celebrating the past ten years and toast to the next ten years. Summer Date TBA
We will only be selling Langstroth starter nucs- no top bar nucs.
Nucs and mated queens will be ready in late May/early June-September.
Virgin queens will be available starting in April.
Thanks for your patience…this is indeed an exciting year as we celebrate a decade of service in the four directions!
HAP_BEE New Year!!!