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Surgeon’s beekeeping hobby yields sweet success

Craig Chang made the most of the sunny weekend in Victoria, working on an irrigation system for a forage of alfalfa and clover. Cows won’t be feeding on these crops; bees will. Alfalfa is a high-nectar producer, which foraging worker … Continue reading

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$935k honey production

FIJI has produced about $935,000 worth of honey so far this year. Agriculture Ministry’s national co-ordinator Honey Industry, Kamal Prasad said local bee farmers produced 93.5 tonnes of honey. Mr Prasad said they expected to produce more honey as the … Continue reading

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Honey production to improve

HONEY production in Fiji could reach self-sufficiency levels if beekeepers have access to information on establishing apiaries and improving production. This was the view of honey and bee expert Thomas Korsten who said Fiji fared much better than most countries … Continue reading

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