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Below you can find a short description of an element listed in the Slovene Register of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

Slovenian Beekeepers' Association. Photo: F. Šivic, 2004

Traditional beekeeping involves cultivating bees as a spare time and economic activity. Slovene beekeepers have a special way of building apiaries and caring for bees, as well as a strong professional association.

The bearer of the element of the intangible cultural heritage is The Slovenian Beekeepers' Association

Nomination Beekeeping in Slovenia, a way of life, was on the 1. December 2022 listed on the UNESCO Representative List of intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity