Blueberry farmer and bee keeper Bob Fisher has brought in packages of bees from New Zealand to bolster his local bees to pollinate blueberries at his Richmond farm. Photograph by: Les Bazso , PNG
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Bob Fisher Kintail
By Jeff on March 6, 2012 in
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