Thursday, June 05, 2008

Indian Royal Jelly Mostly for Export

Royal Jelly, the Wonder Honey that Increases Longevity
ANI (India), 6/5/2008

Pune, June 5: As kids we are generally told a bit about the bees collecting honey from flowers. But what most of us may not know is that these industrious insects also produce an anti-aging medium that is based on honey and named as Royal Jelly.

Central Bee Research and Training Institute (CBRTI) in Pune is credited for producing Royal Jelly, a variety of honey valued as nectar since it is said it increases longevity as well as possesses most extraordinary medicinal qualities.

But priced at rupees 15,000 per kilogram, it is surely not within everyone's reach. Besides it is hardly sold in the domestic market and mostly used for export purposes…

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