Re: Ask Questions Here!
If you're not willing to engage with the different effects of different sorts of splitting, it isn't worth trying to continue the conversation. Its like taking the position that all cars are identical in performance because they all have 4 wheels and a body shell. They all have a top speed of 82mph because that's the top speed of a Fiat Uno. Fallacious reasoning.
Originally Posted by frazzledfozzle
However: you could be right about (some or all of) my bees having little (at least limited) mite resistance, and I'm not making any claim to the contrary. What I have done is outlined my approach to building mite resistance. As I've already said, we'll see.
A conversation aiming to locate the best ways to make rapid increase without undermining the ability to select for mite resistance would be a very useful thing. It seems constructive conversation isn't the aim.
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