Joe Franco talks about his childhood, interacting with bugs and catching snakes and frogs, and how the influence of the natural world prompted him to start his own bee and wasp removal service as an adult. He also expands upon the differences between bees and wasps, and shares a bit about how his company, Joe Wasp Nest Removal Services, works to humanely and sustainably relocate bees and wasps.
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BY JILLIAN ELDRIDGE
@ VOL 1
ON AUG 27, 2013
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What's Up With the Bees?
BY JONATHAN OTIS
@ VOL 1
ON MAR 04, 2014
Jonathan Otis is the owner of Lake Superior Honey amongst many other businesses. He answers the popular question that everyone asks, "what's up with the honey bees?" by talking about how they contribute to our society, how our lifestlye impacts their lives negativiely, and some solutions to protect the honey bee in the future.
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More Than Honey
BY WILHELM MIETH
@ VOL 6
ON JUN 24, 2016
Today more than ever, Einstein's statement about the bees is very relevant: “If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe, then man would have only four years of life left. No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man.”
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The Importance of Other Species
BY TIM HUIJSMANS
@ VOL 30
ON JUN 13, 2016
Tim Huijsmans might be one of the youngest PechaKucha speakers in Maastricht. He is the founder of Red de Aarde (Save the Earth) foundation. He, through his foundation, is running projects for bees, primates and other sorts of animals in the Netherlands, Ghana and Cameroon. In 2015, Tim was elected as Wold Improver of the Year by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Come and listen to his story and what he wants to do to make the world a better place.
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BY PETER RANDRUP
@ VOL 32
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