Siberia. Krasnoyarsk region. The burnt area of the taiga is burnt-out. The fireweed is in bloom. Evdokim Vasilyevich Kolyada and Aleksey Ivanovich Demko - beekeepers of the collective farm "For Communism" are choosing places for new apiaries. Collective farm apiaries. Apiary of beekeeper Vasily Fedorovich Shalagin. Shalagin at work. Students of the Achinsk Agricultural College in practice with a beekeeper. Forest landscapes. Wild bees in the hollow. The hollow is taken to the apiary for the selection of bees. Bees in a hive. Swarming bees. Swarm division. Bees on flowers. Collection of honey and wax in apiaries. A barrel with the inscription "Tyukhtetsky honey". Collective farm kindergarten. Children feast on honey. Elderly collective farmers-beekeepers taste honey.