Monday, January 28, 2008

Outlook Good for Manuka Honey Crop

Radio New Zealand, 1/28/2008

The hot, dry weather in the central North Island is proving a boon for beekeepers and a bumper manuka honey crop is expected.

It is reportedly the hottest weather in the region for eight to 10 years and honey bees perform far better in warm weather.

Active Manuka Honey Association chair Moira Haddrell, of Taihape, says beekeepers could be in for a bumper manuka honey crop if the warm weather continues…

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