The Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast

By Solomon Parker

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 Mar 22, 2019

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Keeping bees without treatments, chemicals or pesticides.

Episode Date
72: A Beekeeping Teacher Teaching Beekeeping with Michael Cox
01:12:54

Join one of the TFB admins and schoolteacher Michael and me as we talk about his beekeeping experience in England.

May 10, 2019
71: Low Management Beekeeping with Mitch Baker
01:03:41

Listen to my buddy Mitch talking about his more relaxed management style.

May 01, 2019
70: Grassroots Sustainable Beekeeping with Iain Glass
01:18:03

Iain Glass is doing some impressive things with the local beekeeping community in Vancouver, BC, Canada.


If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, think becoming a patron of this work at http://www.patreon.com/tfb Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world. Thanks.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast: http://tfb.podbean.com
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://www.tfbforum.com
Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/
Parker Bees Website: http://www.parkerbees.com
Parker Bees Blog: http://parkerbees.blogspot.com
Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Mar 15, 2019
69: Beekeeping Using All Your Senses with Aerial and Christine
01:01:56

In a truly horizon expanding episode, Aerial Gilbert and Christine Kurtz tell us what we can can add to our own beekeeping skills by learning from a blind beekeeper.

 

If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, think becoming a patron of this work at  http://www.patreon.com/tfb  Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world.  Thanks.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum:  http://www.tfbforum.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Feb 22, 2019
68: A Migratory Queen Rearer with Angela Röell
01:15:25

Angela Röell rears queens in Florida from hives she raises in Massachusetts. She has a great story and leads a very interesting life.

https://angelaroell.com/

 

If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, think becoming a patron of this work at http://www.patreon.com/tfb Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world. Thanks.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast: http://tfb.podbean.com
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://www.tfbforum.com
Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/
Parker Bees Website: http://www.parkerbees.com
Parker Bees Blog: http://parkerbees.blogspot.com
Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Feb 15, 2019
Beekeeping for the Future with Sam Comfort and Ray Redbud - Episode 67 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:22:09

Famous beekeeper (wink) Sam Comfort and Ray Redbud talk about the ins and outs of beekeeping at Anarchy Apiaries.


If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, please become a patron of this work at  http://www.patreon.com/tfb  Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world.  Thanks.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Dec 10, 2018
Moving Caught Swarms - Vignette 3 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
08:01

I'm answering a question from the Facebook group about how to transfer a swarm caught in a swarm trap to a new hive.

If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, please become a patron of this work at http://www.patreon.com/tfb Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world. Thanks.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast: http://tfb.podbean.com
Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/
Parker Bees Website: http://www.parkerbees.com
Parker Bees Blog: http://parkerbees.blogspot.com
Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

May 30, 2018
Preparing for Losses - Vignette 2 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
08:01

What can we do now to prepare for losses later this summer and next winter?

If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, please become a patron of this work at  http://www.patreon.com/tfb  Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world.  Thanks.

 

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Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Apr 25, 2018
A Commercial Beekeeper Goes Treatment-Free with Jacob Wustner - Episode 66 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:28:17

Jacob Wustner is a rare breed.  He is a born and bred commercial beekeeper who has been working at making the transition to treatment-free beekeeping.  At times his story is heart breaking, but his experience offers valuable information and a way forward away from conventional commercial beekeeping.

 

Before listening, please watch Jacob's talk here:  https://youtu.be/zPn-uUmbZwY
If you'd rather see the video, watch here:  https://youtu.be/u_H7fGqR4ec

If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, please become a patron of this work at  http://www.patreon.com/tfb  Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world.  Thanks.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Mar 29, 2018
Robyn's Research Project with Robyn Underwood and Michael Bush - Episode 65 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:12:46

Dr. Robyn Underwood is doing a research project testing the differences between conventional beekeeping, IPM, and Treatment-Free Beekeeping methods.  In this episode, I talk about some of the background behind the project.

Watch Robyn's talk about her project here:  https://youtu.be/zcw5OZt49g4

Robyn's website:  lopezuribelab.com/comb


If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, please become a patron of this work at  http://www.patreon.com/tfb  Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world.  Thanks.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Mar 26, 2018
Layens Hive Experiments with GregV - Episode 64 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:16:39

In this episode, GregV from the forum talks about his experiences with Layens hives.

If this free media has been helpful or profitable to you, please become a patron of this work at  http://www.patreon.com/tfb  Your support makes more of this type of material available to you and others around the world.  Thanks.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Feb 27, 2018
Vignette 1 - 2017 Recap with Jeff Weaver - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
17:32

This is the first in a series I'm calling Vignettes.  They're short editorials or tutorials or recaps sent in by listeners and posted to the feed.

If you'd like to send in a vignette for consideration, upload it to SoundCloud and tell me where it is.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast: http://tfb.podbean.com
Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net
Parker Bees Website: http://www.parkerbees.com
Parker Bees Blog: http://parkerbees.blogspot.com
Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping

Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Feb 09, 2018
Three Year Sideliner with Aaron Brink - Episode 63 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:21:07

Listen to Aaron Brink who in three years has built all the way up to a sideliner scale beekeeping operation, and all treatment-free.

Aaron's Facebook Page:  https://www.facebook.com/Brinks-Bees-230330564018759/

Aaron's YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCT39dHFVCjfQ0dMEXaIPOmA

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/treatmentfreebeekeeping


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Feb 04, 2018
Canadian Prairies with Tracey Smith - Episode 62 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:09:52

Tracey Smith talks about the present and history of beekeeping in the Canadian Prairies with massive honey flows and long cold winters.

Tracey's Website:  https://northcookinglake.wordpress.com/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Jan 25, 2018
Sideline Queen Production with Cory Stevens - Episode 61 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:15:30

Prepare to learn the ins and outs of a sideline queen rearing operation with Cory Stevens.

Cory's website:  www.stevensbeeco.com

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Jan 23, 2018
North Coast with Jarod Proffitt - Episode 60 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:19:28

For the last episode of the year, and also the 60th episode, I'm speaking with Jarod Proffitt from the North Coast of California.  We talk about his cool coastal climate and the special issues there.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Jan 01, 2018
The Topbar Hive Guru, Les Crowder - Episode 59 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:04:17

After many requests and at long last, Les Crowder, the topbar hive guru.  Enjoy!

Find Les' book here:  https://www.amazon.com/Top-Bar-Beekeeping-Organic-Practices-Honeybee/dp/1603584617/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1513802944&sr=8-1&keywords=les+crowder

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Dec 20, 2017
Wine Country with Rob Keller - Episode 58 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:39:07

This time around, I'm talking with Rob Keller about his beekeeping operation in wine country, California.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Nov 26, 2017
Permaculture and Bees with Trevor Smith - Episode 57 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:33:21

In this episode I'm talking to Trevor Smith and he's telling me about his permaculture projects and how he has worked bees into his homestead.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Sep 28, 2017
Overwintering Nucs in Wisconsin with Ethan Hogan - Episode 56 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:12:58

In this episode, I talk to Ethan Hogan about overwintering nucs in Wisconsin and some other beekeeping stuff.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Sep 08, 2017
Let 'Em Die, Solomon Parker in Gold Beach, OR - Episode 55 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:11:30

This is a talk I gave to the Gold Beach Beekeeping Club in Gold Beach Oregon a couple weeks ago.

 

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

 

Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

 

Aug 31, 2017
Q & A - Episode 54 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:21:29

In this episode I answer another batch of questions from the patrons and Facebook group.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Aug 01, 2017
Talking about Mentoring with Mike Mahar - Episode 53 - Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast
01:31:08

In this episode, I talk to Mike Mahar about mentoring and a few other fun things.

Check out his website: http://www.beardedbee.org/
And his YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCd6zxB1uKxBZ7uFHp4uLeNQ

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  
http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Jul 25, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 52 - Expansion Questions with Tony Trojas
45:03

Today, I talk to Tony Trojas about expansion methods and queen rearing.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Jun 02, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 51 - Varroa Has a Genetic Solution with Peter Brezny
01:11:31

Peter Brezny was with me for this episode for all sorts of topics, but I felt the best topic was genetics and varroa.

Sorry, I don't have the links, I lost my notes for this episode, but I think you can find the documents if you listen.

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

 

Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

May 24, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 50 - Warre and Topbar Hives with K Ruby Blume
01:29:00

For this episode, I went to Ruby's ranch and interviewed her in her kitchen.  We talked about all sorts of stuff.

Pictures found here:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/permalink/1757329697616216/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

May 09, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 49 - Small Cell Beekeeping with Marshall Dudley and Joseph Bessetti
01:42:36

Today I'm talking with Marshall Dudley and Joe Bessetti who, like me, are small cell beekeepers.  We peruse the theory and practice of small cell beekeeping.

Marshall's book on Amazon.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Apr 21, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 48 - Mite Black Holes with Dr. John Kefuss
01:01:26

In this episode, I talk to Dr. John Kefuss, the original Bond Method Beekeeper, about the history of treatments, not having enough mites, and mite black holes.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Apr 19, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 47 - Mark Fletter in Southern Illinois
01:06:53

In this episode, I talk with Mark Fletter about expansion plans for this year.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg


Become a patron of this treatment-free educational work: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Apr 18, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 46 - Roger in Lost Altos 2
01:18:07

Roger is back from Episode 30.  Let's catch up and see what he's bee doing since last year.

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Become a patron of the podcast: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

Mar 24, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 45 - Susan in Southern Washington
01:16:19

For this episode, I talked to Susan Chernak McElroy about her experiences with bees, building skeps, and her upcoming book.

Susan's previous works:  https://www.amazon.com/Susan-Chernak-McElroy/e/B000AQ73F4

 

Check out our other treatment-free beekeeping resources:

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Become a patron of the podcast: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

Mar 21, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 44 - Heidi Outside London
01:07:07

This episode, I talk to Heidi Herrmann of The Natural Beekeeping Trust.

http://www.naturalbeekeepingtrust.org/

 

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast:  http://tfb.podbean.com

Become a patron of the podcast: http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum: http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

Feb 26, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 43 - Jacqueline in Washington
01:16:15

Today, I talk to Jacqueline Freeman, author of Song of Increase, about her book and beekeeping philosophies.

Spiritbee.com

preservationbeekeeping.com

 

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Become a patron of the podcast:  http://www.patreon.com/tfb

Treatment-Free Beekeepers Facebook Group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/treatmentfreebeekeepers/

Treatment-Free Beekeeping Forum:  http://forum.tfbees.net

Parker Bees Website:  http://www.parkerbees.com

Parker Bees Blog:  http://parkerbees.blogspot.com

Treatment-Free Beekeeping YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC_Yb2d_9M09hcaWlghVZDg

Feb 10, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 42 - Chris in Ohio
01:14:25

In this episode, I talk to Chris Blank from Ohio about his first year of beekeeping and about how he makes his own woodenware.

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Feb 01, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 41 - Hostile Questions
39:21

In this episode, I answer questions collected from hostile sources, from the internet, and some you might hear at your local beekeeping group.

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Jan 31, 2017
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 40 - Question and Answer
41:01
Another question and answer episode!

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Aug 31, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 39 - Question and Answer
01:20:07
In this episode, I answer questions from the patrons and Facebook.
Jul 29, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 38 - Let Them Die, The Case for Doing it the Hard Way, Clark County Beekeepers Association
01:19:07
This episode is an encore presentation of a talk I gave at the Clark County Beekeeper's Association in Southern Washington.  It is about the reasons for and benefits of Treatment-Free Beekeeping, specifically allowing colonies to die that cannot survive on their own.

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Jul 23, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 37 - Expansion Model Beekeeping, Humboldt County Beekeepers Association
01:28:10
This is a presentation I gave at the Humboldt County Beekeepers Association May 6, 2016.  The subject is Expansion Model Beekeeping.

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Jun 21, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 36 - Horizontal Hives with Dr. Leo Sharashkin
01:09:18
In this episode, I talk with Dr. Leo Sharashkin who keeps an interesting type of hive called the Layens Hive.
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Jun 13, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 35 - Info for New Beekeepers with Chris Verkerk
59:45
In this episode, I talk with Chris Verkerk and we discuss some things an aspiring beekeeper needs to know.

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Jun 01, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 34 - How to Catch Swarms with Jason Bruns
01:18:46
On this episode, Jason Bruns talks about how to catch swarms and shares a lot of dollars worth of wisdom on how to be successful at it.

Show notes:
May 01, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 33 - The Freshman Beekeeper's Guide to Buying Stuff
01:14:35
In this episode, walk you through a beekeeping catalog and talk about what is worth buying and what isn't.
Mar 22, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 32 - Kirk Webster in Vermont
01:08:49

In this episode, I talk with another commercial beekeeper, long time treatment-free beekeeper, and non-internet personality, Kirk Webster, of the Champlain Valley in Vermont.  He talks about many aspects of his methods and operation.

Feb 21, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 31 - Troy in New Hampshire
01:16:36
In this episode I speak with the first of several in a series of treatment-free commercial beekeepers, Troy Hall of Hall Apiaries.
Feb 19, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 30 - Roger in Los Altos
01:28:14
Roger talks about beekeeping in Silicon Valley.
Feb 01, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 29 - Ed in Ireland
01:26:32
Ed is new to beekeeping and has a lot of really good questions.  Listen along and maybe he has some of the same ones you do.

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Jan 17, 2016
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 28 - Charles near London
01:37:21
In this episode, I talk to Charles Sibbald who lives near London and has some interesting musings on polystyrene hives.
Sep 13, 2015
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 27 - Doneil and Chad in Colorado
59:20
Today, I'm talking to Doneil and Chad.  Doneil lives nearby outside Colorado Springs and Chad used to but now lives in California.  We talk about their wins and losses in beekeeping.
Sep 13, 2015
Treatment-Free Beekeeping Podcast - Episode 26 - Craig in Edmonton
01:32:31
In this episode, I talk to Craig Skarsen in Edmonton Alberta Canada.
Aug 29, 2015