Research - University of Edinburgh, Scotland

The research presented here examines the relationship between the almond industry and beekeeping by employing a longitudinal approach using Almond Value of Production and Honeybee Population Decline as units of measurement. This questionnaire will be used as primary data to understand business expansion incentives for beekeepers.

This project has received ethical approval. Accordingly, all information gathered will maintain anonymity and will not be used for any purposes other than the purpose of this study. The results of this study may be summarised in published articles, reports, and presentations. 

The research will take approximately 5 minutes of your time. Thank you for participating, your input is very valuable to the final outcome of the research project.

If you have any further questions about the study, please contact the lead researcher, Shaima Alblooshi through email

For general information about how we use your data:

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* 2. Are you the owner of your business?

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* 3. Please indicate the size of your operations

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* 4. Please select the number of employees in your business

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* 5. How long have you been in the honeybee business?

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* 6. Has your honeybee population declined in the past years?