Tag: videos

Sam Comfort Again

Sam Comfort Again

A neat video of Sam Comfort speaking at West Palm. I first met Sam over a decade ago in Boynton Beach. Over lunch, we talked top bar hives and natural beekeeping. He was raising queens near Port St. Lucie. And contemplating a different kind of […]

Top Bar Beekeeping in Paradise

Top Bar Beekeeping in Paradise

Jan Rasmussen is an adept top bar beekeeper who is obviously having fun and loving it. A great way to keep bees in paradise. If you like the video, you’ll like her site at ParadiseNectar.com. -bW

Ohio State Beekeepers Association

Ohio State Beekeepers Association

The OSBA has a minimal looking site. Don’t be misled by the minimalist appearance or you’ll miss a beekeeping treasure. Beyond it’s detailed coverage of regional and association information, additional resources are available. A few of note are: best management practices and queen rearing resources […]

University of Guelph Honeybee Research Center

University of Guelph Honeybee Research Center

The Honeybee Research Centre, at the University of Guelph, is a beekeeping resource worth a visit. Besides conducting research, they’ve created a Video Library second to none. Those videos show much of the nuance and art of beekeeping that’s lost in text. And they cover a […]

Superinfection Exclusion

Superinfection Exclusion

Many factors make natural beekeeping successful. Could this factor explain why my natural beekeeping works so well against mites and mite vectored disease? Check out this research article. -bW

Why Bees are Disappearing

Why Bees are Disappearing

Marla Spivak speaks out on TED: Honeybees have thrived for 50 million years, each colony 40 to 50,000 individuals coordinated in surprising harmony. So why, seven years ago, did colonies start dying en masse? Marla Spivak reveals four reasons which are interacting with tragic consequences. […]

Eric Tourenet

Eric Tourenet

I’ve just discovered Eric Tourenet’s YouTube Channel. The combination of excellent photography on site sound and the story line creates a great bee focused experience. But there’s more. And that’s how beekeeping can fit into the larger human experience. Here’s a sample: And another: And […]

Package Bees

Package Bees

Here’s a video showing how to handle and install package bees. As a commercial beekeeper, I’ve installed thousands of packages this way except: using a spray bottle of light sugar water is easier than a spray tank I manually release the queen after a week […]