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Bee Day in Montenegro

On the occasion of the World Bee Day on 20 May 2019 the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Montenegro Milutin Simović, the Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to Montenegro H.E. Mitja Močnik and the President of the Council of Beekeeping Organizations of Montenegro Radule Miljanić, together with the children of the first classes of two Montenegrin elementary schools were housed at a breakfast buffet at the Honey House in Danilovgrad.

Slovenian and Montenegrin goodies were enjoyed in the children's creative program and workshop, singing performances, children were rewarded with honey goodies of both countries. A representative of the Council of Beekeepers' organizations presented the children with a well-illustrated presentation of the appearance of honey, the importance of bees and pollinators for food and agriculture and their benefits.

All participants, including representatives of the diplomatic corps and the media, had the opportunity to learn about the production of honey packing, processing bee wax and the production of syrup. Smiling children's faces, good will and sweet honey were not lacking.