Urban beekeeping in New Mexico's largest city.
Hello ABQ Beeks-
Melanie and Mark of Zia Queenbee Co. are offering 3 queen rearing workshops this 2011 season at their home farm in Truchas, NM (located 2 hours north of ABQ).
Space is limited to 12 bee stewards- there are a few spaces left.
Session I: June 11-12th
Session II: July 2-3rd
Session III: July 30-31st
One and a half day workshops will cover the complete process from selecting and establishing breeders and setting up cell-building colonies to creating mating nucs and drone supports along with hands on participation for all aspects- from the art of grafting queenbee larvae to mature harvest and marking, caging and banking of mated queen honeybees.
Local lodging and camping available- to register email firstname.lastname@example.org
or Tel: 505/689-1287
More info on our website at: