The collection of birch sap in Belarus allowed only for state organisations. Further it will be processed and sold.
And Russian ways for sap collection differ greatly. First of all, everybody can do this. Here is the detailed instruction:
All you need is a hammer, drill, tubes and a bottle for sap.
A birch should be big.
Then hammer a tube into the tree.
After all insert something in the hole not to damage the tree.
The collection in severe conditions:
The birch sap is very valuable product that influences well on the whole human organism. It helps to overcome the summer weakness, depressions and distractions. The birch sap also increase the resistive ability from infectious diseases and has the diuretic and other good effects because of its composition from organic acids, minerals and vitamins.
You can not only drink this sap, but also rub your skin with it if having acne or wash your hair if having dandruff.
Since ancient times Russians have used this wonderful product as a medicine and drunk it cause it’s very tasty.