bee colony, beekeeping

Colony Collapse Disorder Still a Major Concern in New Zealand

Population Declines Increase Concerns About CCD Additional honeybee colony losses and population declines in Waikato and on the Coromandel during the fall and winter months are causing scientists to respond, according to a recent article posted on The symptoms associated with these losses are consistent with a phenomenon known as Colony Collapse Disorder or…

organic honey

How to Store Raw Honey

Storing Honey Before and After It Has Been Opened Raw honey is defined, in basic terms, as honey that has not been chemically or commercially treated in any way. Raw honey is honey in its purist form, right from the hive and contains many health benefits that make it very popular. According to the National…