Mobile beekeeping

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Photo: M. Špiček, 2017

Mobile beekeeping involves transporting bees and hives to make best use of available forage. It requires a knowledge of beekeeping and transporting bees, of plants suitable for honey production and of the relevant legislation; it also demands that the beekeeper carefully monitors weather conditions. 

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

The bearer of the element of the intangible cultural heritage is (1): 

1. The Slovenian Beekeepers' Association