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- ‘However, preliminary genetic analyses showed offspring admixture was probably caused by apicultural drift (beekeepers' term for the change of hive or colony).’
- ‘On apicultural programs, major studies will be conducted to breed races of bees, develop pollen- and nectar-producing flora, improve beekeeping techniques, control bees diseases as well as develop advanced products of bees.’
- ‘The organic production process of apicultural products is certified by IMO (Institute For Market Ecology) which is a Suiz certification company.’
- ‘When these procedures are not performed, the products shall be kept away from the bees and any contact with apicultural equipment and products must be prevented.’
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