Posted on

Teaching Children about bees with The Bee Lady…Sara Russ…KM044

print
Sara Russ Podcast

Sara Russ is “The Bee Lady“, when she is not busy raising new Queen Bees she is busy visiting schools to talk to children about the wonderful world of Bees. You can download the show HERE or click on the play button above.

Sara is a qualified early childhood teacher and is passionate about bees and beekeeping and she loves to talk to children about bees and is known around Auckland as the “The Bee Lady”

Sara and her husband Dallas have been keeping bees for around ten years, they are involved in all aspects of beekeeping. Dallas and Sara are successful Queen Breeders.

Photo by Pentadact
Photo by Pentadact
    You will learn:-

  • Why is Sara is called the “The Bee Lady”
  • Why the bees use a Hexagon in their comb.
  • What's the funniest thing a child has asked.
  • Varroa Mites are seen as a minor problem in South Africa
  • Why The Bee Movie is Sara's favorite movie.

If you would like to buy “The Bee Movie” and help out kiwimana, here is our Amazon link for the movie:- The Bee Movie.

Sara'a visits the Henderson Primary School

Bee Lady at Henderson Primary School
Photo courtesy of Powerful Pollinators

Sara recently visited the Henderson primary school, you can find some photos of the day at this great blog Powerful Pollinators. Thanks to Miss Howard for letting us use the photo on our blog.

Resources Mentioned:-

Interview with the Author Raymond Huber, here is our interview :-
Raymond Huber – Beekeeping Author

Sara's Recommended Book

Photo by CollegeDegrees360
Photo by CollegeDegrees360
The Internet :), it can be searched HERE

Contact Details

Sara and Dallas Company: Dal's Pollination +64 9 276 4855
…for all your Queen Needs..

The Bee Lady Facebook page is at The Bee Lady

Liked what your heard?. Please to Subscribe to our Podcast

Subscribe using iTunes

If you use iTunes, simply click on the iTunes button to subscribe to our podcast. After that, iTunes will automatically update with new episodes. You can play the episodes right on your computer, or connect to your iPod and iTunes will automatically download the episodes so you can take them with you to play anytime.

Subscribe using RSS

rssSome Podcatcher programs require a RSS feed. This is the kiwimana Buzz's RSS feed:-
http://kiwimanabuzz.co.nz/rss

Gary Fawcett

Gary enjoys designing new kiwimana products which we sell through our on-line shop.He is passionate about saving the Bees and encouraging urban beekeeping.Gary loves to write about issues that affect the Bees and our environment.He is also into tramping/walking in the beautiful New Zealand bush.
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *