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Guam-based  Master Beekeeper Paul Packbier became interested in keeping honey bees (apis mellifira) in 2014 after learning from a University of Guam Entomologist that Guam was one of few places left in the world where the dreaded Varroa Destructor mite had not been able to establish a foothold amongst the island's bee colonies.  As a longtime environmental consultant/engineer on-island, Paul recognized that this was something special.  

After a significant investment in time and resources to build proper beehives and obtain bees from "cutouts" and removals of feral hives around the island, the bees rewarded those efforts by producing ever increasing amounts of honey.

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