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Javier putting on his bee suit

Following the training series with apiarist Erica, Javier begins caring for his own 3 colonies in Talolinga. Honey bees in Nicaragua are all Africanized, therefore full suits and calm nerves are a must when checking hives. Certain beekeeping techniques also differ from those in the north, due to differences in this honey bees' life-cycle and behavior.
Javier putting on his bee suit
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