In this 26-minute video, Jacqueline Freeman shares gentle and respectful ways of collecting bee swarms.
Jacqueline Freeman has owned a biodynamic farm since 2003, where she raises treatment-free honeybees. The farm and land embody a loving and respectful relationship with Nature. She and her husband hosted a hundred WWOOF interns through 2012. In 2013 they became a mentor farm for the Biodynamics Apprenticeship program and trained a dozen more future farmers. A writer and artist, she has been published in a number of nature magazines. She was hired by the USDA to work with rural beekeepers in the Dominican Republic and regularly speaks at agricultural conferences.