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Beekeeping Today Podcast

By Jeff Ott, Kim Flottum

The podcast for the latest beekeeping news, information and entertainment for today's beekeeper. Hosts Jeff Ott and Bee Culture's Editor-in-Chief, Kim Flottum bring you interviews and commentary helping you become a more informed and knowledgeable beekeeper. Intended for all ages and experience levels.

  1. 1.
    Return of the Regional Beekeepers - Winter Perspectives (S3, E34)01/18/2021
    57:07
  2. 2.
    The Importance of Propolis and More with Dr. Marla Spivak (S3, E33)01/11/2021
    45:10
  3. 3.
    Two Queen Honey Production with Tom Theobald (S3, E32)01/04/2021
    42:19
  4. 4.
    Holiday Replay: Dr. Sam Ramsey & The Varroa Mite (S3, E31)12/28/2020
    1:00:48
  5. 5.
    Newfoundland's Varroa Action Plan with Dr. David Peck and Peter Armitage (S3, E30)12/21/2020
    42:21
  6. 6.
    Honey Testing - QSI America with Tobias Wiezorek (S3, E29)12/14/2020
    1:08:02
  7. 7.
    Santa Cruz Bee Company's Emily Bondor with Kirsten (S3, E28)12/07/2020
    1:01:02
  8. 8.
    Interviews with Beekeepers, Author Steve Donohoe (S3, E27)11/30/2020
    42:47
  1. 9.
    Ernst Seed Company - Calvin Ernst with Kirsten (S3, E26)11/23/2020
    46:00
  2. 10.
    Bananas for Bees with Katharina Davitt (S3, E25)11/16/2020
    52:59
  3. 11.
    Oregon Fires - Sharon Schmidt with Kirsten (S3, E24)11/09/2020
    44:51
  4. 12.
    "Show Me The Honey" with Dave Doroghy (S3, E23)11/02/2020
    46:50
  5. 13.
    Organic Beekeeping and Importing Manuka: Madhu Honey with Kirsten (S3, E22)10/26/2020
    1:01:29
  6. 14.
    American Honey Tasting Society with Marina & Raffaele (S3, E21)10/19/2020
    55:51
  7. 15.
    Comb Building & More: Michael Smith, Ph.D with Kirsten (S3, E20)10/12/2020
    1:01:13
  8. 16.
    Almond Contracts: An Economist's Analysis with Brittney Goodrich, Ph.D (S3, E19)10/05/2020
    1:01:54
  9. 17.
    The Ambeessadors with Steve Rogenstein and Kirsten (S3, E18)09/28/2020
    52:43
  10. 18.
    Dewey Caron - "The Complete Bee Handbook" & More (S3, E17)09/21/2020
    45:52
  11. 19.
    Bee Audacious with Bonnie Morse and Kirsten (S3, E16)09/14/2020
    47:41
  12. 20.
    The Honey Bee Veterinary Consortium with Allie and Britteny (S3, E15)09/07/2020
    49:18
  13. 21.
    Honey and the Good Food Awards with Sarah Weiner and Mark Carlson (S3, E14)08/31/2020
    53:11
  14. 22.
    Weird Bee Behaviors - Dr. Rachael Bonoan with Kirsten (S3, E13)08/24/2020
    48:54
  15. 23.
    Strong Microbials with Drs. Vera and Slava Strogolova (S3, E12)08/17/2020
    59:16
  16. 24.
    Beekeeping Downunder: Simeon Valkenburg with Kirsten (S3, E11)08/10/2020
    56:11
  17. 25.
    Bee Optimism with Dr. Jay Evans (S3, E10)08/03/2020
    54:29
  18. 26.
    Madeleine Ostwald with Kirsten Traynor (S3, E9)07/27/2020
    38:04
  19. 27.
    Dr. Samuel Ramsey - Tracking The Tropilaelaps & More (S3, E8)07/20/2020
    57:45
  20. 28.
    Heroes To Hives - Adam Ingrao with Kirsten Traynor (S3, E7)07/13/2020
    30:04
  21. 29.
    World Bee Count with James Wilkes and Joseph Cazier (S3, E6)07/06/2020
    49:26
  22. 30.
    Pollinator Week Series: Pollinator Gardens & Bumble Bees with Dr. David Goulson and Kirsten Traynor (S3, E5)06/26/2020
    22:00
  23. 31.
    Pollinator Week Series: Bee Friendly Farming with Ron Bitner (S3, E4)06/25/2020
    40:24
  24. 32.
    Pollinator Week Series: The PolliNation Nation & More with Dr. Andony Melathopoulos (S3, E3)06/24/2020
    53:08
  25. 33.
    Pollinator Week Series: Chasing the Monarch Butterfly with Dr. Chip Taylor (S3, E2)06/23/2020
    55:58
  26. 34.
    Pollinator Week Series: Pollinator Partnership with Laurie Adams & Kelly Rourke (S3, E1)06/22/2020
    47:53
  27. 35.
    The BeeMD and More with Dr. Jamie Ellis (S2, E34)06/15/2020
    48:50
  28. 36.
    Dr. Meghan Milbrath - Honey Bees, Disease and More with Kirsten Traynor (S2, E33)06/08/2020
    1:01:31
  29. 37.
    Talking Russian Honey Bees with Dr. Tom Rinderer and Steve Coy (S2, E32)05/29/2020
    56:34
  30. 38.
    Tucka Saville - Loving The Queen Bee with Kirsten Traynor (S2, E31)05/22/2020
    51:39
  31. 39.
    World Bee Day - Remembering Ann Harmon (S2, E30)05/20/2020
    29:02
  32. 40.
    Regional Beekeeper Perspectives: East, Midwest and Mountain States (S2, E29)05/15/2020
    56:29
  33. 41.
    Bee Girl, Sarah Red-Laird with Guest CoHost Kirsten Traynor (S2, E28)05/08/2020
    50:41
  34. 42.
    Queen and Drone Viability, Honey Fraud and Apimondia with Dr. Jeff Pettis (S2, E27)05/01/2020
    56:42
  35. 43.
    Earth Day Special with Jonathan Lundgren Ecdysis Foundation (S2, E26)04/21/2020
    49:54
  36. 44.
    The Pollinator Victory Garden with Author Kim Eierman (S2, E25)04/17/2020
    54:40
  37. 45.
    Developing A Breeding Program with Sue Cobey, Dr. Tim Lawrence and Dr. Steve Sheppard (S2, E24)04/10/2020
    57:13
  38. 46.
    Asian Giant Hornet with WSDA's Sven-Erik Spichiger (S2,E23)04/03/2020
    1:04:35
  39. 47.
    Bonus Episode: New Giant Honey Bee Discovery04/01/2020
    7:21
  40. 48.
    BIP Sentinel Apiary Program with Kelly Kulhanek (S2, E22)03/27/2020
    56:36
  41. 49.
    Sioux Honey Association Co-op: Matt Beekman (S2, E21)03/20/2020
    48:42
  42. 50.
    ApisProtect with Drs. Fiona Edwards Murphy & Padraig Whelan (S2, E20)03/13/2020
    59:16
  43. 51.
    How To Get Started With Bees - Part 4 (S2, E19)03/06/2020
    52:21
  44. 52.
    How To Get Started With Bees - Part 3 (S2, E18)02/28/2020
    51:40
  45. 53.
    How To Get Started With Bees - Part 2 (S2, E17)02/21/2020
    50:16
  46. 54.
    How To Get Started With Bees - Part 1 (S2, E16)02/14/2020
    51:09
  47. 55.
    Northern Bee Books with Jeremy Burbidge (S2, E15)02/07/2020
    41:18
  48. 56.
    New USDA-ARS Bee Lab @ UC Davis - Dr. Julia Fine. (S2, E14)01/31/2020
    36:36
  49. 57.
    "How To Bee" - Talking With Movie Writer, Director and Co-Star, Naomi Mark. (S2, E13)01/25/2020
    45:51
  50. 58.
    Planting Large Scale Pollinator Habitats with Lindsey White and Randi Grout (S2, E12)01/16/2020
    39:19
  51. 59.
    Beekeeping Today Podcast: 2019 - The Year In Review (S2, E11)12/29/2019
    22:26
  52. 60.
    Bees In The D: Brian Peterson, Brian Roest (S2, E10)12/14/2019
    54:30
  53. 61.
    2 Million Blossoms: Kirsten Traynor (S2, E09)12/01/2019
    32:26
  54. 62.
    Jerry Hayes & Kim Flottum: Passing the Torch at Bee Culture (S2, E08)11/20/2019
    40:53
  55. 63.
    It Is Combplex - A New Approach To Varroa Treatments - (S2, E07)11/10/2019
    58:56
  56. 64.
    A Look Back At Apimondia 2019 (S2, E06)10/15/2019
    1:07:53
  57. 65.
    Orenda Winery: Xander and Samantha Kent (S2, E05)09/07/2019
    52:16
  58. 66.
    Steve Pernal: Apimondia 2019 Program Director (S2, E04)08/26/2019
    1:00:41
  59. 67.
    Tammy Horn Potter: Author, "Flower Power" & KY State Apriarist (S2, E03)08/09/2019
    1:01:26
  60. 68.
    Rich Morris: Lead Drone - Broodminder - (S2, E02)07/31/2019
    56:07
  61. 69.
    A.I. Root Company History with Brad Root - 1919 to the '80s - (S2,E01)07/05/2019
    55:48
  62. 70.
    Season One Wrap-Up: A Look Back at What Was and Forward to What Will Bee! - (032)06/28/2019
    52:18
  63. 71.
    Pollinator Week: Adam Allington - The Business of Bees - (031)06/21/2019
    42:22
  64. 72.
    Pollinator Week: Gene Brandi - California Pollinator - (030)06/20/2019
    52:57
  65. 73.
    Pollinator Week: Dr. Jennifer Tsuruda, Honey Bee Pollination - (029)06/19/2019
    41:48
  66. 74.
    Pollinator Week: Davey Hackenberg - Commercial Beekeeper - (028)06/18/2019
    54:04
  67. 75.
    Pollinator Week: Pollinator Partnership - Kelly Rourke & Vicki Wojcik - (027)06/17/2019
    56:33
  68. 76.
    Dr. Jerry Bromenshenk/Dr. David Firth: Bee Health Guru & UoM Master Beekeeper Program - (026)05/07/2019
    1:03:11
  69. 77.
    Geoff Williams/Selina Bruckner: Bee Informed Partnership Annual Colony Loss Survey - (025)04/26/2019
    45:12
  70. 78.
    Meredith May: The Honey Bus - (024)04/25/2019
    49:32
  71. 79.
    Jonathan Lundgren: Regenerative Agriculture and Honey Bee Health - (023)03/27/2019
    43:04
  72. 80.
    Peter Nelson, Director & Beekeeper: The Pollinators Movie - (022)03/07/2019
    57:38
  73. 81.
    True Source Honey with Eric Wenger - (021)02/24/2019
    1:00:11
  74. 82.
    Dr. Reed Johnson: Insecticide Use and Toxicity in Almond Orchards - (020)02/14/2019
    57:27
  75. 83.
    Dr. Tom D. Seeley: Honey Bees In The Wild - (019)02/04/2019
    51:47
  76. 84.
    Report from the American Honey Producers Assn. Annual Meeting - (018)01/11/2019
    31:57
  77. 85.
    Brad Root - Root Company, The First 50 Years - (017)12/26/2018
    42:52
  78. 86.
    Honey Connoisseur, Marina Marchese - Honey Tasting and Food Pairings - (016)11/23/2018
    50:36
  79. 87.
    Dr. Samuel Ramsey: The Honey Bee Fat Body and the Varroa Mite - (015)11/06/2018
    59:45
  80. 88.
    Shane Gebauer - Discussion on Treatment Free Beekeeping - (014)10/31/2018
    57:45
  81. 89.
    Dan Conlon: It's All About The Russians (Russian honey bees, that is) - (013)10/22/2018
    1:01:32
  82. 90.
    Bill Hesbach - Bee Talks and The Connecticut Queen Breeders Cooperative - (012)10/08/2018
    50:03
  83. 91.
    Dr. Warwick Kerr's Passing and His Africanized Honey Bee Legacy with Jim Tew - (011)09/21/2018
    45:10
  84. 92.
    Dewey Caron - Master Beekeeper Certification, Beekeeping in Oregon and Bolivia, Honey Bee Health Coalition (010)09/03/2018
    49:54
  85. 93.
    Jerry Hayes & Barb Bloetscher - Varroa RNAi Based Treatments Update and State of Ohio Apiarist Update (009)08/07/2018
    42:01
  86. 94.
    Tom Theobald - The Problem With Neonicotinoids (008)07/19/2018
    46:30
  87. 95.
    James Wilkes - HiveTracks and the Computerized Hive (007)07/18/2018
    47:22
  88. 96.
    Toni Burnham - DC Beekeeper Alliance / Urban Beekeeping (006)07/03/2018
    40:20
  89. 97.
    Dr. James Tew - Beekeeping Lessons Learned (005)06/27/2018
    37:44
  90. 98.
    Bee Broker - Joe Traynor (004)06/22/2018
    28:39
  91. 99.
    Xerces Society - Matthew Shepherd (003)06/21/2018
    35:13
  92. 100.
    Commercial Pollinator - John Miller (002)06/20/2018
    35:38
  93. 101.
    Pollinator Partnership - Amber Barnes (001)06/19/2018
    37:53
  94. 102.
    Beekeeping Today Podcast Promo06/12/2018
    1:03

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