Subsidies given to about 900 beekeepers of Guba


September 7, Fineko/abc.az. 841 beekeepers of Guba district of Azerbaijan have used state support.

ABC.AZ reports that this year subsidies were paid to Guba beekeepers running more than 22,400 bee families.

Aydin Gadimaliev, the director of the Guba State Center for Agricultural Development, says that all beekeeping farm families of the district are certified and each bee family is assigned an identification code.

This year, more than 3,000 new bee colonies have been registered in the district.

Over the past few years the number of bee farms in Guba has increased by 10 percent and bee colonies by 15 percent.