The podcast for the latest beekeeping news, information and entertainment for today's beekeeper. Hosts Jeff Ott and Kim Flottum bring you interviews and commentary helping you become a more informed and knowledgeable beekeeper.
Ross Rounds & More with Ben & Kimberly Carpenter (S4, E6)
In this episode, we talk with Ben and Kimberly Carpenter of Hungry Bear Farms. They took over ownership of Ross Rounds Honey Supers and Sundance Pollen Traps a few years ago. We talk about these valuable pieces of equipment and comb honey and pollen collection in general.
Dr. Gene Kritsky on Honey Bees and Cicadas
Dr. Gene Kritsky has authored or edited 10 books and over 250 papers on subjects as diverse as entomology, Egyptology, evolution, history of science, dinosaur biology, insect poetry and insect mythology. In this episode we talk with Gene about his research and archeological explorations of beekeeping in ancient Egypt.
Honey Bee Health Coalition: Part 2 - Pests and Predators
We continue this week exploring the work of the Honey Bee Health Coalition, that we started on the March 29th, Season 3, Episode 44, with Matt Mulica. This week we talk with Dr. Dewey Caron, Representing the Western Apiculture Society and Mary Reed, Texas Apiary Inspector and Secretary to the HBHC organization. Together they represent the Pests and Predators arm of the Hive Management group.
2020-2021 Annual Colony Loss Report with Bee Informed Partnership
The Bee Informed Partnership is a non-profit organization working to improve honey bee colony health and survivorship across the United States. In this episode we talk with Drs. Geoff Williams and Nathalie Steinhauer about the just released preliminary findings of the 2020-2021 survey.
"Work I Knew I Must" - with Tammy Horn Potter
Joining us in this episode is Tammy Horn Potter. Tammy is the State Apiary Inspector for Kentucky, but she is also an accomplished author. She has just finished her fourth book entitled, “Work I Knew I Must. Reminiscence of Forty-One Years of Factory Life.”
Tammy talks with us about the bees in Kentucky and her latest book!
Pollinator Week with Kelly Rourke & Miles Dakin of Pollinator Partnership
Welcome to the kickoff of our 4th Year of Beekeeping Today Podcast! We started Pollinator Week way back in 2018 and what has become our tradition, we start with our friends from Pollinator Partnership. Joining us is CEO Kelly Rourke and Bee Friendly Farming coordinator, Miles Dakin.
Listen as we discuss all the great things P2 does for all pollinators, how they help farmers improve pollinator habitats and all the wonderful and useful resources they provide!