: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Problems turn apiculture from a traditional occupation into a hobby

The number of Bulgarians who devote themselves to beekeeping has decreased recently, because apiculture in this country is in a deep crisis. On February 10, when we honor the memory of Great Martyr Charalambos the Wonder Worker who is regarded the patron saint of bees and apiarists, we are trying to get to the root of the problem. On one hand, the uncontrolled use of pesticides leads to depletion of the honeybee population. On the other hand, the people employed in this sector need serious financial assistance and a state policy that treats beekeeping …read more

Source:: Radio Bulgaria