Prokopovich Pyotr( Organizer Russia's first school of beekeeping.)
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Biography Prokopovich Pyotr
1775 - 1850
At the end of the course at the Kiev Theological Academy, he served until 1799. military service and then he settled on his estate, took up bee-keeping, which of fishing elevated to the level of science. Already in 1808. to him came from all over Little Russia to study this case. After 28 years of his study on beekeeping Prokopovych published an article about him in the Agricultural Journal (1827). In 1828, with support from the society of agriculture, he opened his school bee, and has since delivered nearly a year of her reports to the Society and published his articles in its publications. In addition, Prokopovich belong: "The charter of beekeeping, or art to portray certain characters of the various bee families (in the Journal of Agriculture, 1836) and" School pchelovozhdeniya "(published in 1866 and 1874).