21 episodes

Join us as we journey into beekeeping while we learn to be the change, one hive at a time.

The Contrary Beekeepers Show Greg Burns, Dan Bokros, James Blask

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Join us as we journey into beekeeping while we learn to be the change, one hive at a time.

    21. Bob Binnie Interview

    21. Bob Binnie Interview

    Join us for a conversation with Bob Binnie of the Blue Ridge Honey Company. In this video Bob Binnie talks about his beginnings as beekeeper, how he grew his business and what it takes to be a commercial beekeeper.


    Be sure to subscribe over at Bob's channel:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDyga7OtRJSzHzXXXurYCmQ


    Interested in Packages, Nucs or Feeder Plugs? Visit us at:
    http://www.naturesimagefarm.com/


    Follow Dan Bokros over at:
    https://www.facebook.com/RedDogRanchOhio/

    • 39 min
    20. The Hive Life Conference 2021

    20. The Hive Life Conference 2021

    In this episode we recap our trip to TN for the Hive Life Conference hosted by Kamon Reynolds. We break our experience down day by day learning from Randy Oliver, Kamon Reynolds, Bob Binnie, Ian Steppler and Kent Williams with all the expected shenanigans! We're in good company on this episode with fellow Ohio beekeeper Tracy Scott!


    Looking for package bees, Nucs or Queens?
    http://www.naturesimagefarm.com/shop/


    Bucket Feeder Video:
    https://youtu.be/_xu74Lc16N4


    Follow Greg over at:


    Youtube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc0EjhHqEXi79zOsXDIIPDw
    FB:
    https://www.facebook.com/naturesimagefarm/


    Be sure to check out Dan's Farm at:
    https://www.facebook.com/RedDogRanchOhio/


    Dont forget to go check out Creative Ninja Jimbo over at:
    https://www.blaskmedia.com


    Check out Tracy Scott at:
    Tracy Scott FB:
    https://www.facebook.com/tracy.scott.313


    Hive Products FB Page:
    https://www.facebook.com/Hive-Products-104193291685177

    • 1 hr 48 min
    19. Summer Update, Fall BURNOUT, Winter Prep

    19. Summer Update, Fall BURNOUT, Winter Prep

    Join us for a round table discussion where we dive deep into summer production, getting burned out and what we're doing to get ready for winter. We're rejoined by the one and only Dusty The Meme King Thompson and fellow beekeeper extraordinaire, Baby Face Shawn Brown.


    Looking for package bees, Ohio Nucs or Ohio Queens?
    http://www.naturesimagefarm.com/shop/


    Bucket Feeder Video:
    https://youtu.be/_xu74Lc16N4


    Follow Greg over at:


    Youtube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc0EjhHqEXi79zOsXDIIPDw
    FB:
    https://www.facebook.com/naturesimagefarm/


    Be sure to check out Dan's Farm at:
    https://www.facebook.com/RedDogRanchOhio/


    Dont forget to go check out Creative Ninja Jimbo over at:
    https://www.blaskmedia.com

    • 1 hr 43 min
    18. A Year In The Beeyard

    18. A Year In The Beeyard

    What does a year in the beeyard look like for 3 different beekeepers in Ohio? Join us for a month to month snapshot!


    Looking for package bees, Ohio Nucs or Ohio Queens?
    http://www.naturesimagefarm.com/shop/


    Bucket Feeder Video:
    https://youtu.be/_xu74Lc16N4


    Follow Greg over at:


    Youtube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc0EjhHqEXi79zOsXDIIPDw
    FB:
    https://www.facebook.com/naturesimagefarm/


    Be sure to check out Dan's Farm at:
    https://www.facebook.com/RedDogRanchOhio/


    Dont forget to go check out Creative Ninja Jimbo over at:
    https://www.blaskmedia.com

    • 56 min
    17. Spring Update, Summer Goals for 2020

    17. Spring Update, Summer Goals for 2020

    Join us for a conversation about our unique overwintering aproaches and what are goals are for the coming 2020 season! Greg, Dan amd Jimbo live in different parts of Ohio and each have unique managment styles, goals and taste in smooth jazz.


    If your looking for package bees, Ohio Nucs or Ohio Queens be sure to get your orders in at
    http://www.naturesimagefarm.com/shop/


    Bucket Feeder Video:
    https://youtu.be/_xu74Lc16N4


    Follow Greg over at:


    Youtube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc0EjhHqEXi79zOsXDIIPDw
    FB:
    https://www.facebook.com/naturesimagefarm/


    Be sure to check out Dan's Farm at:
    https://www.facebook.com/RedDogRanchOhio/


    Dont forget to go check out Creative Ninja Jimbo over at:
    https://www.blaskmedia.com

    • 1 hr 15 min
    16. The Q&A Show with Dustin Thompson

    16. The Q&A Show with Dustin Thompson

    There's nothing the Contray Beekeepers enjoy more than to sit around cracking bad jokes and answering questions!


    If your looking for package bees, Ohio Nucs or Ohio Queens be sure to get your orders in at
    http://www.naturesimagefarm.com/shop/


    Follow Greg over at:


    Youtube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc0EjhHqEXi79zOsXDIIPDw
    FB:
    https://www.facebook.com/naturesimagefarm/


    Be sure to check out Dan's Farm at:
    https://www.facebook.com/RedDogRanchOhio/


    Dont forget to go check out Creative Ninja Jimbo over at:
    https://www.blaskmedia.com


    Like Lumbersquatchy chainsaw videos of irresistable dads in all their punny glory?
    Check out Dusty's Youtubes:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPytblPzz4TDDfOsVGzJiNQ

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

Data-man76 ,

Great info from folks figuring it out.

Between the 3 of them the years of experience may not bee a lot, but the wealth of knowledge they have accumulated can’t bee beat.
I always look forward to learning more every show, keep up the great work fellas.

sims2bavarotd ,

Keep em coming!!

Love the show keep it up fellas!

DaCanmaker ,

Awesome content!

Loving the podcast. Finding a ton of relatable content in your discussions. Keep up the good work fellas.

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