Queen Honey Bees Bred For Pest And Disease Resistance

Operator Name: Jeffery and Raynelle Ritchie
Production: Beekeeping
Location: Morganton, Burke County, NC
Jeff is an apiarist in Burke County with five years of experience selectively breeding honeybees for pest and disease resistance. His project is for further development of his breeding program, which he expects to earn him significant income, while aiding the area’s honeybee shortage.

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