The Nikolaev pigeon breeders participated in a republican exhibition of pigeons which took place in Kiev on August 30 and 31. Six fans of birds from Nikolaev, and also two of Voznesensk, presented in the capital the well-known local breed - Nikolaev high-flight.
As the chairman of the Nikolaev city association of pigeon breeders Ivan Zhigilev reported, to support participants of an exhibition about 50 viewers went to Kiev - fans of pigeons from Nikolaev.
The Nikolaev pigeon breeders received commemorative medals for participation in display. The chairman of All-Ukrainian association of pigeon breeders Vladimir Derkach handed over to our team as well the autobiographical book which has recently come out. Vladimir Derkach transferred one more copy personally for the mayor of Nikolaev Vladimir Chaika. This week Ivan Zhigilev during reception at the mayor will hand over it a gift. According to Ivan Zhigilev, book delivery to Vladimir Chaika the head of All-Ukrainian association of pigeon breeders expresses gratitude to the mayor for support which he gives to pigeon breeders. This year to the Nikolaev fans of birds quite large sum of money from the city budget - 7 thousand UAH on which 100 cages for pigeons are bought is allocated.
Now the Nikolaev pigeon breeders prepare for participation in the following display which will take place at the beginning of October in Simferopol.