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Bees are pretty happy creatures on Jim Keegan’s ranch in Bear Valley, Calif., and, with help of a conservation easement, the bees will be happy there forever.
Keegan Ranch is home to 2,500 pristine acres of wildflowers, cattle, horses and those happy buzzing bees. The property is so breathtaking that sightseers and tourists stop to gaze in awe.
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