1: Introduction to Beekeeping [HBM Podcast Transcript]

The following is a transcript of Honey Bee Man Episode 1 – Introduction to Beekeeping, there’s a widget here to the right with the original audio version if you’d like to listen along. MarkZ:

Honeybees – we’ll talk a little bit about honeybees, how they live, how they work, what they do, who lives inside the hive, and other issues. [Continue reading]

5 Ways to Help the Bees Without Keeping Hives in Your Backyard

5 Ways You Can Help the Bee Population Without Keeping Hives in Your BackyardWith the bee population struggling in many places, every little bit helps and you can make a difference in your own backyard. Maybe you’re not ready for the time commitment of keeping a full hive, but you still want to help the bee population thrive and even enjoy the benefits to your garden at the same time. Sound like you? Let’s look at a few ways you can help the bees on their journey without maintaining beehives in your backyard. [Continue reading]

8: Will Eating Local Honey Help With Allergies? [HBM Transcript]

[title card] Will eating local honey with with allergies?

The following is a transcript of Honey Bee Man Episode 8 - Will Local Honey Help Allergies - There's a widget here to the right with the original audio version if you'd like to listen along. MarkZ: Today we're going to talk about a question that … [Continue reading]

6: Is It Important to Buy Local Honey? [HBM Podcast Transcript]

[title card] Why It's Important to Buy Local Honey

The following is a transcript of Honey Bee Man Episode 6 - Is It Important to Buy Local Honey - There's a widget here to the right with the original audio version if you'd like to listen along. MarkZ: Today we're going to talk about why it's … [Continue reading]

5: What Beekeeping Equipment is Needed to Start Keeping Hives [HBM Podcast Transcript]

[title card] what equipment is needed to start beekeeping my own backyard hives

The following is a transcript of Honey Bee Man Episode 5 - What Hive Equipment is Needed - There's a widget here to the right with the original audio version if you'd like to listen along. MarkZ: Today we're going to talk about hive equipment. … [Continue reading]

4: What Are the Best Plants for Bees? [HBM Podcast Transcript]

The following is a transcript of Honey Bee Man Episode 4 - What Are the Best Plants for Bees? There's a widget here to the right with the original audio version if you'd like to listen along. MarkZ: What do bees need in the way of plants? … [Continue reading]

3: Where to Place a Backyard Beehive for Good Results [HBM Podcast Transcript]

Where to put backyard beehives for the best results [title card for podcast transcript]

The following is a transcript of Honey Bee Man Episode 3 - Where to Place a Hive and Beekeeping in the City, there's a widget here to the right with the original audio version if you'd like to listen along. MarkZ: How to Pick a Site for Your … [Continue reading]

2: What is the Biggest Value of Honeybees? Pollination! [HBM Podcast Transcript]

Episode 2 Transcript Honeybee Pollination title card

The following is a transcript of Honey Bee Man Episode 2 - What is the biggest value of honeybees? Pollination, there's a widget here to the right with the original audio version if you'd like to listen along. MarkZ: Did you ever eat a watermelon … [Continue reading]