2021 Spring Bees & Queens- Taking reservations!

We have opened up the Nursery Log and are now taking reservations for 2021 Package and Starter Nucleus Hives. Please visit this link to submit your reservation request. Either Mark or Melanie will then contact you to confirm your order. ZQB has been providing quality...

2020 Exquisite Honeys & Beeswax Goodies

This surreal and kaleidoscope year is also one of gracious accomplishments- ZQB’s 15-year anniversary this year. It has also been a year of strife and confusion around the globe as we all learn to cope, and overcome the COVID19 pandemic. Since we cannot share...

Hive Medicines for our Community Health!

Zia Queenbees is doing what we can to help support local and regional health of our communities. We are offering our pure & raw honeys, beeswax-based balms and propolis products to support human health and wellness. Send us an email or give us a call to place an...

2020 Season Launch!

::: It’s a special year indeed! ZQB has evolved over the years and we’ve taken different approaches and roles but some things have stayed the same. Such as our commitment to a  longevity-based breeding program and conscientious rearing protocol....

2019 ZQB Package Bees

It’s not impossible to get Locally acclimated Genetics in Honeybee Packages!ZQB is working with like-minded associates in Northern California using our northern NM Enchanted Empress and Longevibee Breeder Queens to produce high quality Queens for spring packages...