Bees: More than honey makers
Photo Credit: Sgt. Lori Bilyou
Sgt. Paul Marshall, an agricultural specialist with the Mississippi National Guard's Agricultural Development Team 4, holds out a comb from a hive at Forward Operating Base Mescal, Afghanistan, showing the darkened area of capped honey that the bees produced Nov. 12, 2012. The Mississippi National Guard's ADT4 is working to introduce beekeeping as a method for increasing the yield of flowering crops in Tarnek-wa-Jaldek district of Zabul province.
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