Video Duration 02 minutes 48 seconds

Georgians reviving ancient honey-harvesting tradition

Culture of harvesting honey from wild bees without use of modern box hives is returning to country’s west.

In western Georgia, an ancient culture of harvesting honey from wild bees is enjoying a revival.

But it is being done without the use of modern box hives.

And, as Al Jazeera’s Robin Forestier-Walker reports, it is no longer a job exclusively held by men.