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Bee Day Festival Helps Twin Falls Beekeeper Provide Pollinator Education To Eastern Idaho

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Kirk Tubbs/Tubbs Berry Farm

Bees and other pollinators are on the decline in southern Idaho. Idaho Matters is continuing our look at this issue with a special focus on bees and their importance to our ecosystem.

Tubbs Berry Farm in Twin Falls is well-known for it's beekeeping, and we hear from owner Kirk Tubbs about the secrets to being a successful beekeeper.

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