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A One and a Half Days Workshop overviewing introductory issues pertaining to rearing One’s own queenbees including:* Selection of breeders & establishment of gene pool* Establishing and maintaining cell-builders* Learning to graft appropriate larvae* Selection and placement of drone supports* Creation of Mating Nucs*Establishment of mating zones/apiaries,* Harvesting of mated queensThis is a hands-on course demonstrating each step of the process of rearing queens:From the Art of Grafting To…See More
Please RSVP here or at www.nmbeekeepers.org so we know we have enough room!New Mexico Beekeepers present Michael Bush, author of Practical Beekeeper and Beekeeping Naturally. Topics of Presentation: Regionally Adapted Bees and Genetics, Mite Prevention / A Natural Approach to Small Cell Beekeeping Refreshments: Coffee & Tea will be provided, “Make My Lunch” Food Truck will be available for lunch with locally harvested honey menu…See More
Join us for the Abq Beeks meeting May 24th from 6:30-8:30 pm. We will covering City Regulations, AHB Concerns and ditch bank spraying. We'll also be discussing our future Master Beekeeping Program and have time to reveal the results of our 2012 Abq Beeks Survey. This will be followed by our usual Q & A session so bring your questions. It's a FREE meeting of Albuquerque beekeepers, both new and experienced.View our full list of events at: …See More