To bee or not to bee, that is the question.
A talk by Adebisi Adekunle on “Slow Beekeeping” recorded at the Natural Beekeeping Conference http://www.naturalbeekeepingalliance.com/
a simple view on keeping bees, good insight for a beginner.
We are setting up our new bee hives. Save the bees. Don’t use pesticide with Neonics.
There are many factors that affect the health of bees. What people can do differently is one of them. This is the story of four people who swapped jobs to learn more about protecting bees. A 2016 Telly Award Winner.
(Please note that The Bee Understanding Project bears no affiliation with the website beeunderstanding.org.)
Executive Producers: Richard Crespin, Emily Olsen-Harbich
Directed and produced by Carolyn McCulley
Cinematography by Nick Midwig and Josh Fowler
Additional filming by Carolyn McCulley and Drew Masterson
Location sound by Drew Masterson
Edited by Carolyn McCulley
Graphics by Suzanne Glover
Music by Handsome and Gretyl, Brown & Root, Shawn Williams
Making cut comb and bottling honey from our last five foundationless honey frames of new. This method was copied from Backwards Beekeepers shown here:\r
I should mention that this is the poor mans version of crush and strained honey. Plastic buckets from the hardware store contain BFA, a substance that is generally not good for humans. I doubt much BFA would get into the honey in this process because the honey isnt stored in the plastic. It mostly just passes through the plastic funnels and sits in the plastic bucket for less than a day. But still, food-grade plastic buckets are preferable. Honey meant for public consumption should never come in cont with non-food-grade plastic.\r
Non-RIAA music by Greg Brown:\r
BBC Four – Who Killed the Honey Bee?
www.bbc.co.uk › Factual › Science & Nature
23 Apr 2009 – Bees are dying in their millions. It is an ecological crisis that threatens to bring global agriculture to a standstill. Introduced by Martha Kearney, this documentary explores the reasons behind the decline of bee colonies across the globe, investigating what might be at the root of this devastation.