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About Kiwimana

  • Rank
    Guard Bee


  • Swarm Collection Area
    Rural West Auckland
  • Business name
    kiwimana Beekeeping Supplies
  • DECA Holder
  • Beekeeping Experience
    Equipment Supplier
  • Business phone
    +64 9 810 9965
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  • Location
    Waitakere, New Zealand
  1. Swarm collectors Wellington

    Hi Rob, We also maintain a list and five or so people in the Wellington region, it's over HERE Here is the current Wellington Region Swarm Catchers:-
  2. We have just launched a new free application to make it much easier to listen to our show. The Application can be downloaded to your Phone or Tablet and you can take the kiwimana Buzz on the road with you. The application allows you to listen to the shows or download them to listen while you are not connected to the Internet, like in your car or on the treadmill. You can even listen to podcasts while you are building beehive Frames. How to install the kiwimana buzz Application - Android How to install the kiwimana buzz Application - Apple/IOS
  3. Auckland Beekeepers Club


    Hope the weather improves before Sat Martin
  4. Beekeeping Programs???

    Thanks @Dennis Brown We were mentioned on the Bad Beekeeping blog the other day, this article gives a great overview of what we do. The Kiwi Beekeeping Podcast is Back!
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  6. Beekeeping Programs???

    Thanks to @Jimboeri and @Mark K for mentioning us, Thanks Guys!!! Yes we have been a Beekeeping Podcast/Show from Waitakere for the last four years!. We interview amazing beekeepers from all around the world and also New Zealand , we discuss beekeeping news stories that are popular over the previous month. We returned this week from our winter holiday and here is our latest show @Dennis Brown:- [media] [/media] Also has @Jimboeri said we maintain a list of beekeeping podcasts from around the world, I'm sure you find some others that you enjoy Dennis. Hope you give us a listen. Thanks...Gary and Margaret kiwimana Buzz Beekeeping Show
  7. The Honeybee Society of New Zealand Inc

    Cool Well hope to catch up there anyway...Gary
  8. The Honeybee Society of New Zealand Inc

    Oh ok, well hopefully we can chat at the Kumeu event coming up. Are you arranging this Event John?
  9. The Honeybee Society of New Zealand Inc

    Is this society the same as NZ Beekeeping INC?
  10. Best supplier for wax?

    Hi, I have heard that Chinese Beeswax is mostly synthetic and made from Animal fats. Its causing big issues in Germany as the bees are avoiding it. As a retailer we get approached on a daily basis of offers of cheap beeswax from overseas. Its not legal here, it's in all our interests to discourage it coming here.
  11. Best supplier for wax?

    Yes please report them to MPI.
  12. It’s Winter Time - Season Ending Show

    This week we are talking about New Rules, Counterfeit, when Beeing copied is not necessarily the Best form of Flattery, the Sum of Sugar and Honey, and Northland Numbers Stack up for Whanau.
  13. This week we are talking to Beekeeping for Dummies author "Howland Blackiston" from Connecticut in the USA. Here is what you will discover:- * How a school Visitor introduced Howland to Bees * What are the two things you to have to have a best selling book * How to help Bees if you can’t keep them
  14. Tap Comb (Is this a new system or a copy I have seen)

    Yes they do have a patent, when I last talked to them.
  15. Tap Comb (Is this a new system or a copy I have seen)

    Yes I would be surprised if this gets funded at all, but will see what they say...Gary