Facilitator Guide

The buzz for food

Film Outline

Tlou Masehela, as a youngster, used to be afraid of bees. Having made his peace, he has now embarked on his PhD, doing important research into the Cape and African Honeybees’ forage needs.

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TERMS

  • Diversity
  • Forage
  • Pollination
  • Breeding populations
  • Social insects
  • Seasonality
  • Fynbos
  • Brood
  • Gene pool

THEMES & ISSUES

  • Plant/animal interactions
  • Sustainable use of natural resources
  • Applied scientific research
  • Food security for people
  • Food security