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Offline hardwood

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Killer bees, taming the swarm
« on: February 07, 2012, 11:35:31 pm »
I just caught this on the SCI channel. Pretty good to see that someone is finally taking a different approach with AHB. They didn't over hype the "Killer" aspect and focused more on how we need to learn to live with them and work them. Lots of basic information of course and some of it not quite accurate but it was refreshing to see the other side of the story on tv for once. Didn't care for the "removal expert" in AZ just "spraying them down with a little soapy water so they don't fly" too much but hey, can't have everything.
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Re: Killer bees, taming the swarm
« Reply #1 on: February 29, 2012, 09:34:24 pm »
I literally suck up any documentary on honeybees!