We are pleased to announce a page for New Mexico beekeepers to share their bees and queens for sale. These are bees that have weathered at least two years in New Mexico. 

San Juan Apiaries / 2020 Nucleus Colonies

5 Frame Nucleus Colonies Available

We will again be offering 5 frame nucleus colonies from our local overwintered stock.

Standard deep frame equipment only. Not suitable for Top Bar hive application.

Genetic Stock: Overwintered San Juan Carniolan / Russian X & VSH Sourced Queens, USDA Baton Rouge

5 frame colonies will consist of laying queen, and a minimum of 2 ½ -3 deep frames of brood of her heritage, along with adequate honey and pollen stores, and 1 frame of drawn comb or partial foundation for expansion.

$340.00 ea. No deposits (Limited Quantities) Pick up to be arranged for beginning of May.

*If you have your own nuc box I will be glad to set the bees into your equipment for your pick up.

Order by email or phone: Please provide your name, location and phone number. Email with questions or for additional information. Pick up only in Santa Fe.


San Juan Apiaries


$40 for queens

Weez Bees - Local Queens

Gerald Weesner of Weez Bees in Rio Rancho is offering New Mexico mated and laying queens from survivor stock. These will be available starting May 30th.