USDA Takes Interest in Health of Honeybees

Department of Agriculture Looks at Honey Operations and Bees According to an article posted on AgriNews-Pubs.com, the Unites States Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service has started to measure honey bee populations, the true cost of pollination, the production of honey, and information on colony loss across the country. Mark Schleusener, a state statistician…

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Manuka Honey Skin Care Company Get Honorable Mention 2015 DFNI Award

Sisley Supremÿa Baume at Night Comes Close to Winning Best New Product Launch Duty Free News International (DFNI) recently announced its 2015 product award winners. The categories included in these awards are Best Product Launch, Best New Store, and Best Marketing. It covers industries like beauty, wines and liquors, gifts, jewelry, watches, fine foods and…

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Medicinal Honey Startup Gets Huge Investment

SweetBio Secures $900,000 in Funding Just a few short months after completing the ZeroTo510 accelerator program and just under a year after the company was formed, SweetBio has just finalized follow-on funding equally $900,000 for the continued development of its ground breaking product – this according to an article featured on BizJournals.com/Memphis. This funding is…

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Manuka Honey Industry Calling for Regulation of Unethical Beekeepers

Need to Address Unethical Practices is Growing According to the chairman of a number of land trusts, Victor Goldsmith, beekeepers installing hives on land close to Manuka bushes is essentially theft. Goldsmith is call for central government and local government to better regular the industry. “We cannot allow this practice to continue. With no regulation…

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Honey Blueberry Syrup

Delicious Honey Syrup Using Blue Borage Honey There is nothing more delicious on our morning pancakes than syrup and fresh blueberries. But, have you ever consider combining your favorite pancake toppings together? Blueberry syrup is delicious for those breakfast-time treats and making your very own syrup at home is easier than you may imagine. This…

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Do African Honeybees Hold the Secret to the Colony Collapse Disorder?

How African Honeybees May be Able to Help Moderate a Global Crisis Honeybee populations have been on the decline in many countries across the globe, something that is worrying scientists, politicians, and the public. The decline in populations could affect everyone since it has such a profound impact on our food security – since honeybees…

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