Category Archives: Latin America

Brazil Becomes World’s 5th Largest Honey Exporter

Honey exports from Brazil totaled US$ 18.2 million in the first half of 2008, representing growth of 70% over the same period last year. The sum placed Brazil in the fifth position in the wortld exporter ranking. The figures were … Continue reading

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The bees of peace

Therese Abalo wanted to join the Peace Corps. But, they politely said thanks, but no thanks — she lacked experience and didn’t have a college degree. (…) Abalo said they told her if she got experience in some sector agriculture … Continue reading

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Agriculture ministry, beekeepers join forces on upping honey production in Guyana

The Ministry of Agriculture and local beekeepers are collaborating on adding honey production to the ever-widening diversification of the country’s agriculture sector. Read more

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Argentine honey exports solid increase

Argentine honey exports totaled 84,087 ton in the first nine months, a three percent increase over the same period of 2005, official sources reported Thursday. Read more

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