Protection from wild honeybees

Through close observation of wild honeybee behaviour, ‘Bee specialist’ Ukkurukutty Kollannur of Pengamuck, Thrissur, Kerala prepared a herbal mix, which he calls ‘UK Combination’, to protect humans and domestic animals from wild honeybee attacks. He also uses it for safe relocation of wild beehives from residential areas. His innovation has been entered in the National Register of Grassroots Innovations of National Innovation Foundation (NIF).

VIJAYA GHOSE
EDITOR
Venkatesh Kini
PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA INDIA &
SOUTH WEST ASIA