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Building beehives and apiaries

Date of inscription: 
19/12/2019

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

Apiaries are built to hold beehives for bee families and for carrying out commercial beekeeping work. They are a characteristic feature of the Slovene cultural landscape. Their construction requires technical, aesthetic and economic knowledge, as well as craft skills.