Episodes

061 – Dont Be a Front Porch Beekeeper

Ken learns a hard lesson in what happens when you get lax and just do “Front Porch Beekeeping”… meaning you simply watch the bees from the entrance coming and going, peek in via an observation window, or crack the lid just long enough to say “Yep, there’s bees in there.” Unfortunately that last remark is...

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060 – Interview with Andrew Coté

John sits down with NYC’s premier beekeeper, Mr. Andrew Coté, to discuss what it is like being a 4th generation beekeeper in the Big Apple. The guys cover a wide range of topics including the challenges of rooftop beekeeping, having hives on United Nations soil, and helping beekeepers around the world via Bees Without Borders....

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059 – Listener Questions pt 9

John tackles another round of listener questions directly from you lovely Hive Jivers. Is your question on the list?

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058 – Spring Recap Quiz

It’s time to go back and quickly recap the key points from our spring episodes. Can Ken hold his own, or will he fail this pop quiz?

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057 – Rain Nectar Swarms and Irresponsible People

In what almost feels like a regular episode, the guys lose track of time and give us our first 45-minute episode since the Quarantine started. Recent rains may signal a light at the end of the tunnel, and a hopeful saving grace for a potential honey harvest this summer. A lot of people have been...

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056 – Giant Asian and Japanese Hornets

In this episode, John discusses one listeners opinion of the P word, and then turns around and chastises sensationalists for using the M word. Say what? Tune in now to untangle this mess, and to learn a little bit of truth about the Asian Giant Hornet and whether it currently garners the attention it is...

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