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World Honey Bee Day

KVK Sandhiyur has celebrated World Honey Bee Day (WHBD) on 19th August 2017 to create awareness on Bee keeping.
The following activities were carried out.

  1. Bee keeping training - Demonstration of Honey bee rearing, handling of honeybee colonies and honey extraction methods.
  2. Importance of Honey in day to day human health and its medicinal value.
  3. Farmers were trained to handle the bee hives and colonies.
  4. Rally was conducted to create awareness to the public
  5. World honey bee day competitions related to the honeybee day were conducted to School children and prizes distributed.

Participants list

  1. 20 Farmers (15 Male,  05 Female) from Panamarathupatty Block, Salem.
  2. 80 School Students, Headmister, 5 Teachers, 2 School assistants, Panchayat Union School, Ammapalayam, Sandhiyur, Salem. 
  3. All KVK Staff
Bee keeping training
Demonstration of Honey bee rearing Farmers activities
Handling of honeybee colonies School Children Participation
honey bee day drawing competitions Rally was conducted to create awareness