Abella Lupa, recovering the culture of honey

The agrarian transformation society Abella Lupa has a dual purpose: the ecological production of honey and the recovery and dissemination of cultural heritage associated with apiculture in Galicia.

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They are four people linked to environmentalism and with university education in biology, forest engineering, forestry engineering and environmental education. The activity generates one job, one of the partners, being a sideline activity for the rest of them.

Besides honey production, it performs an important work in spreading the beekeeping as an opportunity for economic development compatible with the conservation of nature, and as material and spiritual heritage that has undergone a significant risk of abandonment and lost.

Main issues to be discussed:
  • The abandonment as an opportunity for organic production
  • The potential of traditional activities in the generation of new jobs