InsideTheHive.TV - Podcast

InsideTheHive.TV - Podcast

Hosted by: Dr. Humberto Boncristiani

InsideTheHive.TV Podcast is a project created to share the teachings of one of the most successful societies in natural history: honey bees. Hosted by Dr. Humberto Boncristiani, the show discusses a range of topics...

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Why we need another honey bee podcast.

Episode #1

In this episode, I come clean about all my intentions on this podcast.   Welcome to InsideTheHive.TV - Podcast!  ______________________________//________________________________ Please consider supporting me...
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Can Sunflower help honey bees to fight Varroa mites? - Dr. Evan Palmer-Young USDA Honey bee Research Laboratory

Episode #2

Can Sunflowers help honey bees to fight Varroa mites? Dr. Evan Palmer-Young In this episode, I spoke with Dr. Evan Palmer-Young, a research scientist at the prestigious USDA Honey Bee Laboratory and Beltsville,...
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A life dedicated to honey bees - Dr. Malcolm Sanford

Episode #3

Podcast show notes 3/11/2023 Introducing Dr. Malcolm T. Sanford: Educated at the University of Georgia, Athens. Career begins at The Ohio State University 1979. Hired by at the University of Florida in 1981, as...
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Ep 4- Beekeepers vs Honey Bee Researchers - The battle.

Episode #4

Dr. Sanford website and bio. What scientist and beekeepers want? -...
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Honey bee genetic diversity in the U.S. - Dr. Mohamed Alburaki - USDA- ARS

Episode #5

In this podcast episode, Dr. Humberto Boncristiani discusses the importance of genetic diversity in honeybees with Dr. Mohamed Alburaki, a renowned researcher in the field. They explore the reasons behind the...
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Social learning in Honey bees - Overview of honey bee communication and pesticide problems - Dr. James Nieh

Episode #6

Hello everyone, On our latest podcast episode, we had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. James Nieh from the University of California in San Diego about the social learning of the waggle dance in honey bees. Dr. Nieh...
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The American Honey Bee

Episode #7

Podcast Ep-07 - The American Honey Bee   These show notes provide a background in the genetic study of honey bees. Called by some, the third industrial revolution in agriculture, it features the development of...
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New York Example on How to Ban Neonicotinoids From Our Environment - Dan Raichel-NRDC

Episode #8

BREAKING NEWS! Neonicotinoids banned in New York State  The New York State Legislature has passed the Birds and Bees Protection Act, which limits the use of neonicotinoid pesticides, commonly referred to as neonics....
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50 years of beekeeping - Mike Palmer

Episode #9

Celebrating 50 years in the beekeeping industry, Mike Palmer, a famous beekeeper in Vermont State, walked through his apiary with Dr. Humberto Boncristiani for an interview on the podcast. The two...
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New Honey Bee Behavior Against Varroa Mite? - Dr. Melissa Oddie

Episode #10

The podcast discusses the evolution of defense mechanisms against Varroa mites in honey bee colonies. It highlights the concept of social immunity and the resistance of certain honey bee populations to Varroa...
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The Biggest Beekeeping Event in America? Kamon Reynolds

Episode #11

In this episode, I had a conversation with Mr. Kamon Reynold, a beekeeper, YouTuber, and founder of the North America Honey Bee Expo (NAHBE), which is one of the largest gatherings of beekeepers today. We discussed...
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South Florida Honey Bee Expo - Kevin Easton - President of Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association

Episode #12

In today's episode, I talk with Mr. Kevin Easton, President of the Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association. We discuss how he entered the beekeeping world and the exciting upcoming event, the South Florida Honey Bee...
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