Love is a goat called Louise

Louise

Some sad news about our goat Louise, who passed away over winter in New Zealand. Continue reading

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Neonicotinoids a Disaster in the making? – Dr Henk Tennekes – KM052

Dr Henk Tennekes

We talk to Dr Henk Tennekes about why Neonicotinoids are a Disaster in the making and what we can all do about it. Continue reading

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Break? …what break? apiary maintenance, beekeeping supplies

time to get to work

Margaret’s summary of our winter break and pre-bee season preparations.
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Louise The Goat – KM051

Louise - EP51

Episode fifty one of our beekeeping podcast, This week we are talking about neonicotinoids, Louise, Thieving Mongrels and our break. Continue reading

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Urban Beekeeping Threatened in Auckland

Urban Beekeeping Banned

Another threat to Urban Beekeeping in Auckland has been discovered, please make a submission before it affects you! Continue reading

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End of the Season – KM050

kiwimana buzz EP 50

Episode fifty of our beekeeping podcast, This week we are talking about Bee Friendly Plants, Scientific findings and Wasps Everywhere. Continue reading

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What’s Blooming at kiwimana HQ? – Apiary Bee friendly Plants

Red-Rose

A little update from Margaret on the Apiary and whats blooming at kiwimana HQ.
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Michael Bush – Treatment Free Beekeeping – KM049

Michael Bush

Michael Bush is a Treatment free Beekeeper / Author and speaker from Nebraska. He discussed how he keeps bees without adding chemicals to his bees. Continue reading

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Megan Paska – The Rooftop Beekeeper – KM048

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Megan Paska is a Beekeeper and Farmer. She is the author of the new book “The Rooftop Beekeeper”. Continue reading

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How To Move A Beehive

Strap up the hive

How To Move A Beehive – Here are my thoughts about moving beehives. Some tips and tricks for moving them safety.
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