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Established in 2009. If you want to learn about beekeeping this is the show for you. It's been described by many as fun and informative. Hosts Gary and Margaret from New Zealand share tips, interviews and news about beekeeping. We discuss ways to bee more successful with your bees, get a sweet honey crop and keep your bees healthy. Please give us a listen.

Established in 2009. If you want to learn about beekeeping this is the show for you. It's been described by many as fun and informative. Hosts Gary and Margaret from New Zealand share tips, interviews and news about beekeeping. We discuss ways to bee more successful with your bees, get a sweet honey crop and keep your bees healthy. Please give us a listen.

Location:

Auckland, New Zealand

Description:

Established in 2009. If you want to learn about beekeeping this is the show for you. It's been described by many as fun and informative. Hosts Gary and Margaret from New Zealand share tips, interviews and news about beekeeping. We discuss ways to bee more successful with your bees, get a sweet honey crop and keep your bees healthy. Please give us a listen.

Language:

English


Episodes

Making a Gallon of Mead: Micro Mead Making With Michael Jordan - KM160

5/12/2020
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. We interview Michael Jordan who is a Beekeeper, Educator and Mead Maker from Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA. In this episode we discuss how and why Micro Mead Making is the greatest way to start Making Mead. Links / Resources mentioned this week HERE52 Meads in Year VideosMichael Jordan #1 AMMA CBD/THC Mead Award winning Medical Mead MovieAmerican Mead Makers Association What is...

Duration:00:50:16

Q&A - Getting Ready for Winter - KM159

5/5/2020
Wow, we have just released a new beekeeping Q & A show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We enjoyed bringing it to you. In this Live Q&A show we answer questions about Api Life Var and New Queens, where to put a box and Losing a Queen. Want to ask a question? What’s Your Number One Beekeeping Problem? Tell us HERE Full show notes These notes are a summary of the full show notes. The full show notes include pictures and more detail information about the show. The full show notes are...

Duration:00:37:34

Q and A - Don't Blow my Buzz - KM158

4/21/2020
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping Q & A show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We enjoyed bringing it to you. In this show we answer questions about Controlling Varroa Mites, People Allergic to Bees and How to find the Queen in a hive. Links / Resources mentioned this week The Bienen podcast with the Thomas Seeley talk Want to ask a question? What’s Your Number One Beekeeping Problem? Tell us HERE Full show notes These notes are a summary of the full show notes. The full show...

Duration:01:07:22

Banned in the EU But Still Sold in NZ - KM157

3/31/2020
We have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. Something to listen to while in covid-19 lockdown. This week we ask why the EU is banning pesticides and What are some great plants that help bumble bees. We have roving reporters checking in from Scotland, England, Australia and United States Links / Resources mentioned this week Entire European Union Bans a Bayer InsecticideBumble Bees’ Favorite Flowers Identified to Aid Bee...

Duration:00:41:37

Detroit Bee City - KM156

2/18/2020
We have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about Bees in Detroit and why Almond Milk is not good for bees. We have roving reporters checking in from Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, England and Canada. Links / Resources mentioned this week Creating a buzz in Detroit’s vacant lotsAlmond Milk Is Even More Evil Than You Thought What is in the...

Duration:00:53:40

Is Honey Good for Kids - KM155

12/23/2019
Merry Christmas, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we ask Is there any Health Benefits for Children to eat Honey and and it's not all about the Honey in Wales. We also have roving reporters checking in from the United States and New Zealand. Please Support this podcast on Patreon Links / Resources mentioned this week 5 Honey Health Benefits for Children Over 2Bees: It's not all about honey for...

Duration:00:37:31

Rivalry Over Manuka Honey - KM154

12/10/2019
What!!!, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about the rivalry over manuka honey between NZ and OZ and a man in California is saving bees by building them hives. We also have roving reporters checking in from Canada and Scotland. Links / Resources mentioned this week Meet the California man trying to save honeybees by building them hivesStakes raised in Australia-New Zealand rivalry over...

Duration:00:46:46

Fighting The Threat Of Extinction - KM153

11/19/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about Riverside bees in Yorkshire and how regenerative farming is helping the Bees and the soil in Canada. We also have roving reporters checking in from Australia, Canada, England, Scotland and the United States. Links / Resources mentioned this week The Yorkshire riverside bee farm fighting the threat of species extinctionBee population...

Duration:00:38:12

The Honeybee Corridor - KM152

10/29/2019
We have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about a Honeybee Corridor and can American Foulbrood be cured. We also have roving reporters checking in from New Zealand and the United States of America. Links / Resources mentioned this week America’s Largest “Honeybee Corridor” Unveiled in North CarolinaEliminating American Foulbrood using Endolysins What is in the...

Duration:00:26:31

Q and A - Do you have to keep bees warm over winter - KM151

10/15/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping Q & A show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We enjoyed bringing it to you. In this show we answer questions about Keeping Bee Warm, Mites, Robbing Bees and pesky wasps. Links / Resources mentioned this week Robbing screensOrganic Varroa Management – Integrated Pest ManagementPractical Beekeeping in New Zealand – 5th Edition Want to ask a question? What’s Your Number One Beekeeping Problem? What is in the...

Duration:00:28:20

Gutting News from up North - KM150

10/8/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about hive vandals up North and another reason why Glyphosate isn't great for your bees. We also have roving reporters checking in from Australia and England. And Hollywood came to kiwimana HQ. Links / Resources mentioned this week Northland Family reeling after 50 beehives destroyed in deliberate attackRoundup ‘Guts’ Bee Colonies, Threatens Human...

Duration:00:43:31

Q and A - Wax Moths and Swarm Prevention - KM149

10/1/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping Q & A show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We enjoyed bringing it to you. In this show we answer questions about Climate Change, Wax moths and Preventing Swarms and finding that elusive Queen. Links / Resources mentioned this week How to split a beehiveQueenSpotting: Meet the Remarkable Queen Bee and Discover the Drama at the Heart of the Hive Want to ask a question? What’s Your Number One Beekeeping Problem? What is in the Show Full show...

Duration:00:20:01

You betcha Troubling Times in South Dakota - KM148

9/24/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk learn about an Iranian startup creating Smart Beehives and why are bees dying in South Dakota. Links / Resources mentioned this week As bees die off, South Dakota beekeepers face industry’s 'darkest days' Iranian startup designs smart beehive What is in the Show Full show notes These notes are a summary of the full show notes. The full show...

Duration:00:27:28

Q and A - Setting up a Hive - KM147

9/10/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping Q & A show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We enjoyed bringing it to you. In this show we answer questions about Setting up a Hive, Preparing for Winter and dealing with Nasty Bees. Links / Resources mentioned this week How to Prepare a Beehive for Winter In New Zealand Want to ask a question? What’s Your Number One Beekeeping Problem? What is in the Show Full show notes These notes are a summary of the full show notes. The full show...

Duration:00:23:59

Bee Aware it's almost Spring - KM146

8/30/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. It's Bee Month in New Zealand, in this episode we talk about Mass Bee Deaths in Russia and is Live and let die the way to save the bees?, The Apriast in Scotland doesn't think so. We also have roving reporters checking in from Poland, England, Canada and the United States of America. Links / Resources mentioned this week Bee flu reaches Russia, heralds major global food...

Duration:00:48:24

From Chills to Thrills - KM145

8/13/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about Manuka honey fraud and a 'catastrophic' French honey harvest. We also have roving reporters checking in from Australia, England and Canada. Links / Resources mentioned this week Manuka honey fraud: Evergreen Life Ltd handed $260,000 fine for adding synthetics to its product Bad weather causing 'catastrophic' French honey harvest What is in...

Duration:00:41:18

Disappointment All Round – KM144

6/11/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about disappointment, Northland beekeepers and ApiNZ. We also have roving reporters checking in from Canada, England, and United States of America. Links / Resources mentioned this week How to become a Roving Reporter ‘Devastated’ Northland manuka honey producers seek chemical markers definition ApiNZ disappointed by beekeepers? votes on levy in...

Duration:00:52:40

Q and A - Finding Bees and stopping wasps - KM143

5/28/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping Q & A show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We enjoyed bringing it to you. In this show we answer questions about finding Bees, stopping wasps and Winter Preparations. Links / Resources mentioned this week Swarm Trapping bees with a Mobile Swarm Trap – Michael Jordan https://kiwimana.co.nz/swarm-trapping-bees-with-a-mobile-swarm-trap-km104/ Bee Swarm Collectors https://kiwimana.co.nz/bee-swarm-collectors/ Swarm...

Duration:00:22:27

Beekeeping in the Hawkes Bay with Beekeeper John Berry - KM142

5/21/2019
Yipee, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. John Berry is a third generation beekeeper and has worked in the family Business "Arataki Honey" before starting his own business “Berry Bees” with his brother Peter. He now produces comb-honey for the Hawkes Bay Farmers Market. Links / Resources mentioned this week John's website is Here:- http://www.berrybees.co.nz/ 2011 - Beekeepers fire up over...

Duration:01:00:46

Oh Dear…Burglar covered in Bee Stings - KM141

5/7/2019
Yay, we have just released a new beekeeping show. We hope you will enjoy this one. We sure enjoyed bringing it to you. In this episode we talk about bees fighting burglars and a massive wasp nest has been located near Hamurana. We also have roving reporters checking in from the USA,England and New Zealand. Links / Resources mentioned this week Top Free Beekeeping Podcast List https://kiwimana.co.nz/top-free-beekeeping-podcasts/ Burglar covered in stings after landing on hive filled with...

Duration:01:00:01