Matt Brake Discusses how he keeps Bees in Hampshire – KM032


Matt has been keeping bees since May 2009 and blogging about his experiences since 2010. In this chat we talk to Matt about how he keeps his bees, Matt uses Top Bar and National Hives.

Matts web site is at Matt’s Beekeeperuk Blogs
*** Update June 2017 – Looks like Matt is no longer blogging about bees 🙁 ***

You can also follow Matt on Twitter at @brakeinews

He lives in the New Forest which is in Hampshire in the United Kingdom. He is trying to keep his bees in an organically orientated way since 2009. One day he also may be producing a podcast about beekeeping.

Sit back and listen to hear how he manages to do that. Matt talks about the differences between National hive and Top Bar Hives.

Matt is also an All Black supporter and a fan of all things from New Zealand :).

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2 thoughts on “Matt Brake Discusses how he keeps Bees in Hampshire – KM032

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    BeekeeperUK says:

    Awesome. Thanks Gary – it was great fun being on the show. I shall let you know when I get my podcast up and running!

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      Gary Fawcett says:

      Cheers Matt, thanks for being on the show.

      Glad you had a great time, I did as well. Yep tell me when you have your show up and we will mention it to everyone. Sorry for putting on the spot about your show 🙂

      We are also looking at creating a list of current podcasts, I will add your podcast to this list.

      Have a great day…Gary

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