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Saint George day leads livestock to the fields in Hortobagy

Hungarion version

Photo by Attila Volgy / blog.volgyiattila.com

Following traditions the Day of Saint George is not only to honour policemen, that in Hungary for a whlie has been tied togehter with honouring firemen as well. This is also the day when the traditional agricultural gazing season starts. This is the day herdsmen lead their livestock to the fields to keep them outside for the rest of the time until the gazing season ends.