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Bee Keeping Tradition Threatened in Eastern Turkey

11/05/2013 11:52 pm ET | Updated Nov 06, 2013

Eastern Turkey is famous for its pure honey. The nectar comes only from wild mountain flowers and the native "Caucasian" bees are never given any sugar to increase production. But this bee and way of life are under threat from non-native species and over commercialization. Watch to find out what truly natural honey is.

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