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Beekeepers fear sting of imported Australian hives

Beekeepers who are battling a mysterious ailment that led to the disappearance of millions of honeybees now fear the sting of imported Australian bees that they worry could outcompete their hives and might carry a deadly parasite unseen in the … Continue reading

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German food company executives arrested in plot to import honey illegally from China

Two executives of a German-based company have been arrested on federal charges of conspiring to import honey contaminated with an illegal antibiotic from China, authorities announced Tuesday. Read More

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W.V. Imports 6 Million Bees To Replenish Colonies

West Virginia has imported 6 million honeybees from Georgia and 100 tons of corn syrup to replenish and nourish existing colonies. Read More

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MAF right to oversee honey import upheld

The High Court has validated MAF Biosecurity New Zealand’s actions in allowing imports of honey products from Australia. Read more

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Rare New Zealand honey leads to sweet importing business

The buzz about manuka honey has to do with its health benefits, not its flavorful properties in a glazed carrots recipe. The antibacterial-rich honey is produced by bees during the few weeks a year New Zealand‘s manuka bushes are in … Continue reading

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Aussie bees banned in New Zealand

Last Friday, the National Beekeepers Association applied to the Wellington High Court for an interim order stopping the importation of Australian honey and other bee products. Read more

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