Hello! My name is Andrei, I'm from Siberia, Barnaul city, and I'm harvesting musk Siberian musk deer. Some of the guests of the forum are familiar with me from the site Ebay and bought some of my products. In this article I want to provide information about the musk Siberian musk deer, because in the Internet is very much fake information. Also I will be very happy to answer any questions from you. Some of the highlights: 1. I'm writing an article using an online translator because not speak English fluently, so I apologize for any grammatical errors. 2. if I'm writing the article violate any rules of the forum, please point me to these assumptions and I will correct them immediately. 3. this article is original, that is, I didn't copy it, and wrote myself, using my own experiences, photographs and knowledge, so copying and distribution is allowed only with my permission. Please treat this seriously. About the musk Siberian musk deer I know a lot, because I have experience its production and I live in the area its lives. So here we go: In Russia, the Siberian musk deer musk is used exclusively for medical purposes, so I'm unlikely to write much about using it in perfumes. How does the Siberian musk deer: Looks like a pod of musk Siberian musk deer -It only has this appearance, or any other means that it is not Siberian musk deer musk. It looks like the grain of musk the Form of grains of musk Siberian musk deer may vary from light brown to black, depending on the degree of drying. The drier the darker. Wet pod musk usually is dried from 1 to 3 months, after which it is used. Pod after drying becomes dried, hard-soft to the touch, with a pronounced scent of musk. No one in Russia does not dry musk to the state of stone! It makes no sense.The finished product which I use,3 types: 1. The musk pod whole, dried 3 to 6 months. 2.Grains wet. 3. Grains dry. What is the difference: 1. pod musk musk deer contains the skin and the musk, after drying, the skin should weigh 5 to 10 grams, depending on the weight of the pod. Details: if you buy a pod of musk 12 grams, the skin will weigh from 5 to 10grams, and the rest of the musk. If you buy a pod of 25 grams, the skin also will weigh 5 to 10 grams, etc. So the more you buy the pod, the more you get musk in percentage terms. 2. Wet grains are more fragrant due to the presence in them of pure musk in the wet. 3. Dry grain has a sharp, tart aroma, quite rough. The best way to check the quality of grains of musk is to taste. After trying 1 times real musk Siberian musk deer, you never forget the taste and it will not mix. Eat musk Siberian musk deer in small doses is VERY USEFUL for the entire body! Smell the musk Siberian musk deer is also USEFUL for a person. Russia now has a very small quota for shooting of these animals, approximately 1500 individuals per year across the country, including the Caucasus and the far East, therefore, a significant amount of mining takes place illegally, an animal listed in the red book and is on the verge of extinction, there is very high cost of musk. IMPORTANT: In Russia there are not humane extraction of musk Siberian musk deer! In Russia there is no captive breeding of musk! Extraction occurs only by killing the animal in the wild! Seasonality: the shooting of wild animals occurs in Siberia, where lies the big snow, usually from December to February. Only males. Distribution and distinction of the musk deer which found in Russia: Distinguish the 5 subspecies of musk deer: • Siberian musk deer is distributed in the Altai, in Eastern Siberia on the West to the Yenisey river and eastward to the Lena river, Transbaikalia, Northern Mongolia, the Great and Small Khingan in the West Stanovoi range; • Sakhalin musk deer inhabits the island of Sakhalin; • Far-Eastern musk deer inhabits the Sikhote-Alin and West to the Zeya river; • Verkhoyansk or Arctic musk deer inhabits the Verkhoyansk mountains and the Chersky range in the West to the Lena river and eastward to the Kolyma, Aldan, and Stanovoi range. • Korean musk deer — colonizes the Korean Peninsula and the surrounding areas. If I couldn't answer any questions, please send messages and I'm happy to answer them. To buy Siberian musk deer musk from Siberia to contact personal messages. In addition: You can buy from me: Siberian Musk Deer, Castoreum, bear bile, stone oil, shilajit Thank you for your attention!