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Podcast interview with Randy Oliver of ScientificBeekeeping.com


1.25 hour podcast by a New Zealand beekeeper; taped December 18, 2014

Here’s What You’ll Learn

  • How Randy got started in Beekeeping with a Diving Mask.
  • What does Randy enjoy about beekeeping
  • The Internet doesn’t have any editor
  • Don’t give up on a new treatment that you have only use once. Check that you are using it correctly for your conditions.
  • What are Randy’s Top three ways to control varroa mites
  • Does America have a true Varroa resistant bee yet?
  • Randy’s thoughts on what causes ‘CCD’
  • Randy’s thoughts about neonicotinoid class of pesticides
  • The Anti-GMO movement is misguided according to Randy
  • Randy’s beekeeping plans for the next season