We have updated our list of free Beekeeping podcasts. Here is a list of current beekeeping podcasts, we think are useful. If you know of any other Beekeeping podcasts that are not listed. Please get in touch and we will add them to the list.
Podcasts are a great way to pass the time when you exercising or building frames. Check them out, I listen to podcast on my way to work. Nothing like learning while stuck in the Auckland Traffic. Didn't Zig Zilgar call that “Automobile University”?
These shows all have had new content in the last three months. If you like the podcast be sure to email the owner or leave an iTunes review for them.
Not sure what a podcast is, check out our article “What is a Podcast?”
* Shows are listed alphabetically, no favorites here 😀
This list was last updated 20 Feb 2017
This is a new podcast by the team over at Bee Smart, the podcast involves laid back chats about the world of bees and what’s going on in the world of bees and beekeeping.
It’s currently hosted by the Beehooligan's who are Tony “Big Bear” Sandoval, Jeff “JP the beeman” Armstrong, Bruce “Schawee” Scharwath and last but not least, Anthony “Antnee G” Gaines.
Bees and Stuff
This is podcast brought to your by Lauren and Aaron from Jennings Apiaries in Ruston in Louisiana. Its a podcast aimed at hobbyist, sideliner and small scale commercial beekeepers interested in bee friendly hive designs and the practical side of the beekeeping business and marketing. Check it out 🙂
The Barefoot Beekeeper
Phil Chandler's podcasts are on many topics, but usually revolve about keeping bees in the most natural way possible. Phil advocates Top Bar Hives, but many of his techniques and practices could be adapted for other types of hives. Phil lives in the Cornwall region of England.
He is passionate about the bees and the environment, all his shows include some great topics and things to ponder.
Listen to our interview with Phil HERE.
The Beehive Jive
This is a brand new podcast from South London, Beekeeping friends Tracey and Paul chat about bees and their beekeeping experiences. The first episode was very positive, I',m looking forward to hearing the next episodes as Summer and the Beekeeping season starts again.
The Beekeepers Corner
A great podcast from Kevin Inglin who lives in New Jersey, USA. Kevin does a lot research for his shows. So you will learn lots of great information about recent conferences and released studies.
Highly recommend you subscribe to the BK Corner podcast and start enjoying the “Kevin Moments” :).
Treatment Free Beekeeping with Solomon Parker
You can listen to our interview with Solomon HERE
The kiwimana Buzz…Beekeeping Show with Gary and Margaret
Well of course we have to mention our own Beekeeping podcast 🙂
Our beekeeping podcast recorded in the hills of West Auckland in New Zealand, we talk to beekeepers from around the world. Discuss Beekeeping news and give tips and tricks about beekeeping using mainly organic methods.
Other fantastic podcasts
That don't release new shows as often 🙁
These shows are not very regular but still have some fantastic past shows, it's well worth checking out their back catalog of shows.
Thinking Bee Podcast
Last Podcast released in Feb 2016.
This podcast is run by Stuart Ratcliff; sadly he hasn't released a new show in the last Eleven months.
Stuart’s podcast is a beekeeping and agricultural centered podcast, where he talks with other beekeepers and people involved in other areas of agriculture.
Honey Bee Man
This is a great series that Mark the Honey Bee Man recorded back in 2007, he goes through ten lessons in getting started with beekeeping. It may be old, but hey we are all using 200 year old beehives. I recommend the series for anyone starting out with beekeeping.
Gone, but not forgotten
Organically Managed Beekeeping
Last podcast was released in 2013.
Craig's podcast was fantastic, he interviews some great guests from the treatment free world. He also discusses his bees and issues he is having with them. The sound quality is great and he finds some great guests.
His website is now offline, but you can still listen to most his shows over at Archive.org on this LINK.
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