Suggested Videos

YouTube Video Speakers and Lessons

YouTube (and other) videos are a great way to learn about beekeeping. The downside of YouTube is just the number of videos that are available. Beginning beekeepers don't generally know where to start to separate the good sources from the not-so-good. On this page we hope to give you a leg-up on where to start. 

NOTE THAT THIS PAGE IS STILL UNDER CONSTRUCTION SO CHECK BACK OFTEN FOR UPDATES!


YouTube Channels 

The following channels are by beekeepers that our members recommend. These are a great starting place if you are looking for specific topics to learn and/or review beekeeping methods

Bob Binnie/Basic to Advanced Beekeeping – almost 200 videos



Kamon Reynolds/Basic to Advanced Beekeeping -- 600 plus videos

What to expect when you buy a NUC

Best Ways to Install a package 

University of Guelph Honeybee Research Centre -- 77 videos



Mites, Mite Resistance and Varroa Sensitive Hygeine

How to test for mites -- Alcohol wash with INSANE mite load!

Cory Stevens -- Mite Resistant Honeybees? VSH Explained 

Cory Stevens and Kaira Wagoner -A powerful tool to select for mite resistant honeybees

Dr. John Harbo -- Measuring and Retaining VSH for ALL BEEKEEPERS


Queen Rearing

OTS queen rearing -- Mel Disselkoen speaks on OTS Queen Rearing and Miticide-free beekeeping

Bob Binnie/How We Produce Queens -- How We Produce Queens

Kamon Reynolds/Raising Your Own Queens part 1 -- Queen rearing for Beginners!!

Kamon Reynolds/Raising Your Own Queens part 2 - Grafting Queens for Beginners! 

Kamon Reynolds/Raising Your Own Queens part 3 Queen Rearing for Beginners - Queen  cells!