Certified Beeks- AbqCertified Beekeepers Apprentice ProgramThe Certified Beekeepers Apprentice program, new in 2014, is organized through the New Mexico Beekeepers Association in cooperation with the City of Albuquerque. The program will provide quality education on backyard beekeeping in the context of responsible urban farming for the Albuquerque metropolitan area. The program is planned as a two-year curriculum seeking seven objectives:Community education and outreachConsistent training on…See More
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 items. Lunch is from 12-1. Price and Times: Free for members of the New Mexico Beekeepers Association, $15 for non-members which…See More
The New Mexico Beekeepers Association is a non-profit organization of private beekeepers, commercial beekeepers, persons interested in promoting the importance of the honey bee in the environment, and businesses related to the honey industry. Representing all regions of New Mexico, the Association maintains a close affiliation with the State of New Mexico's Department of Agriculture. Membership in the Association is open to all interested persons.