14 May 2015, Thursday, 17:16

Kitap publishing house issued a book on the history of Bashkir beekeeping


UFA, 14 May 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. The Bashkir Kitap publishing house issued a book "The History of the Bashkir beekeeping" dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War. It gives a brief historical overview of the beekeeping development in Bashkortostan, describes the enormous contribution of indigenous population to the revival and preservation of wild-hive beekeeping.

Based on years of experience with forest bee authors of the publication — Yevgeny Petrov and Andrey Gnezdin in detail observe biological characteristics and economic-useful features, give   recommendations for practical use, and make a number of offers for further development of the industry. The authors painstakingly collected historical information about the Bashkir beekeeping in libraries and archives of Ufa, Kazan, Ryazan, Moscow and Perm.

The book is available at the Kitap company store.