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March Brown Bag Seminar

Learn about bees & the AgroEcosystem: How the midwives of agriculture nurture ecological, biological and emotional health.


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Mar 03, 2016
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM

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Mar 03, 2016 from 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM


ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
2601 Central Ave. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104


Melanie Kirby, Co-Director of Zia Queenbees Farm & Field Institute, is a native of New Mexico (Tortugas Pueblo) and has been keeping honeybees professionally for 20 years. Zia Queenbees specializes in treatment of free, natural selection and propagation of survivor bees. Her bees share their exquisite pure and raw honey and other bee products/interactions for health and wellness with area communities.

Learn about the role of honeybees and various pollinators and their link to the landscape and land stewardship.

This talk takes place in the Botanic Garden Education Building.