It's un BEE-lievable how amazingly a hive works to make choices in the best interest of the group. This sustainable and delicious approach is something Scott Jorgensen of Hercules Bees (www.herculesbees.biz) fully incorporates in running his business. After learning to keep wild bees in the Gambia, he decided to take his talents to his hometown where he innovated on the beekeeping process to produce honey & teach about it in a sustainable way. Listen in as we discuss the importance of pride, rethinking growth, and bee cred.
1:15 Season 2 Launch Party THANK YOU!!
2:03 No’s traumatic bee story
4:35 Introducing Sustainability and Scott Jorgensen the bee keeper
7:19 Scott explains why he does beekeeping as a business and not just for fun
11:56 The Peace Corps and the killer bees of Africa
20:20 Sustainable v. commercial beekeeping
23:29 Humans becoming more like bees?
29:04 Working around the limits of sustainable beekeeping
40:20 Measures of success
44:28 Daily desires: try to g