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Beekeeping Podcast

Hi, welcome to our beekeeping podcast, we chat about keeping bees and looking after our garden. We do this by discussing news, tips, tricks and interviewing beekeepers and gardeners from around the world.

Join the Beekeeping podcasts hosts Gary and Margaret for a fortnightly audio show about beekeeping, Gardening and Life in the hills of West Auckland in New Zealand.

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How to get started with Urban Beekeeping in Australia – Doug Purdie – KM065

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This week we bring you a chat with Doug Purdie, Doug is a urban beekeeper based in Sydney Australia. We discuss Doug’s new book “Backyard Bees: A guide for the beginner beekeeper” and how he moved from a corporate job to a full time beekeeper.
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When I’m Sixty Four – KM064

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This week we present our 64th beekeeping podcast, We are talking about Bee Products, Neonicotinoid Suit and Beekeeping and mental health. Continue reading

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Randy Oliver from Scientific Beekeeping – Transcription

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Here is the transcription of the recent interview with Randy Oliver. Randy started as a hobbyist beekeeper in 1967. Then went to study biological sciences, specializing in entomology at University. Continue reading

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Tom Theobald Beekeeper and Campaigner – KM063

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This week we are honored to talk to Tom Theobald. Tom is an advocate for the bees and has been involved in the campaign to save the bees in America. He is passionate about saving the bees and getting government regulators to ban dangerous pesticides. Continue reading

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Happy New Year Beekeepers – KM062

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Our beekeeping podcast, This week we are talking about Anarchist Beekeeping, beekeeping training programs and an new Effective Biological Varroa mite Treatment. Continue reading

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Randy Oliver from Scientific Beekeeping – KM061

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Randy Oliver started as a hobbyist beekeeper in 1967. Then went to study biological sciences, specializing in entomology at University. He uses these skills to do research for beekeepers around the world. Continue reading

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The Swinging Sixties – KM060

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This week we are talking about Bumble Bees, Monsanto and How Do Honeybees Smell? This is Episode Sixty of our beekeeping podcast. Continue reading

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Cliff Van Eaton – Manuka Honey The Biography – KM059

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Cliff Van Eaton is an consultant and Author, he was born in America but has lived in New Zealand for over half of his life. We talk about his work in beekeeping and his new book ‘Manuka The Biography Of An Extraordinary Honey’ Continue reading

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Swarms Coming Out of Our Ears – KM058

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Hi this is Episode fifty eight of our beekeeping podcast, This week we are talking about wasps, Chinese beekeeping and swarms. Continue reading

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Beekeeping in Japan with James Rogers – KM057

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We chat with James from Japan about how he keeps bees and how he battles the large Japanese hornets. Wow we think wasps are bad you should hear about these guys…. Continue reading

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