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How a TikTok-Famous Beekeeper Takes Care of 5 Million Bees in Central Texas

How a TikTok-Famous Beekeeper Takes Care of 5 Million Bees in Central Texas

Knutson, A. (2020, December 11). How a TikTok-Famous Beekeeper Takes Care of 5 Million Bees in Central Texas. The Kitchn. https://www.thekitchn.com/erika-thompson-texas-bee-works-tiktok-23109870?epik=dj0yJnU9Tk5haWd2UUpZNXN3cW5ORjNQaktyR3dKRFYwVXp5YjMmcD0wJm49NmFVOFFmMkFqWkxJaDJFaWVuWmU4ZyZ0PUFBQUFBR1JqOUg4

Many people have spent an inordinate amount of time scrolling through TikTok recently. Nothing compares to Erika Thompson of Texas Bee Works. Erika brings viewers along to compost bins and water meters where she removes bees and transfers them to her hive box. Oftentimes, she does this with her bare hands. Erika’s enthusiasm for what she does is a balm for many. I had the chance to talk with her about the weirdest bee removal she’s done this year and how working with bees has changed the way she eats. To continue reading, follow the link above.