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John Fetcher points to the honeycomb being made by bees in one of his four hives.

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A battle for the bees

Local keepers combat disease, parasites and mysterious disappearances

In 2005, John Fetcher's five beehives produced 14 gallons of honey. In 2007, they produced zero.

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