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Brendan Fewster carries new hives to be added to the bee colony, a common practice at the end of the winter in preparation for spring. Brad Gresele and business partner Brendan Fewster keep a bee colony inside the Southern Beekeepers Nature Reserve outside Cervantes a small coastal town in Western Australia. 08/16/2013  Credit : Conor Ashleigh for the International Herald Tribune.

Brendan Fewster carries new hives to be added to the bee colony, a common practice at the end of the winter in preparation for spring. Brad Gresele and business partner Brendan Fewster keep a bee colony inside the Southern Beekeepers Nature Reserve outside Cervantes a small coastal town in Western Australia. 08/16/2013 Credit : Conor Ashleigh for the International Herald Tribune.