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Landmark UK decision major step in protecting Mānuka honey

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 1:37 pm | UMF Honey Association

An early Christmas present for New Zealand and its beekeeping industry has arrived in a landmark decision overnight by the UK Trade Mark Registry to accept the term Mānuka honey as a certification mark. More >>

MPI Manuka honey standard delay 'unacceptable' says UMFHA

Monday, 21 August 2017, 1:02 pm | UMF Honey Association

Issued by UMF Honey Association (UMFHA) Spokesperson John Rawcliffe “The Ministry for Primary Industry’s (MPI) announcement that it is, once again, delaying finalisation of its definition and standard for Mānuka honey is unacceptable for both the industry ... More >>

UMFHA Agrees with Extended Consultation Review Phase

Friday, 7 July 2017, 9:49 am | UMF Honey Association

The UMF Honey Association (UMFHA) is supportive of the Ministry for Primary Industries’ (MPI) decision to extend the consultation review phase for its proposed definition and standard for Mānuka honey, despite the inevitable disruption and unsettling ... More >>

Aus. researchers flip flop to support Mānuka honey claim

Friday, 30 December 2016, 12:13 pm | UMF Honey Association

New Zealand’s leading authority on Mānuka honey is dismissing latest research claims about the potency of Australian jelly bush honey as a continued campaign to trade off the success of New Zealand’s Mānuka honey industry. More >>

Further Testing helps Protect Manuka Honey Consumers

Wednesday, 5 October 2011, 12:35 pm | UMF Honey Association

Consumers of Manuka honey can be assured the product they buy is unadulterated, with the UMF Honey Association (UMFHA) adding to their international testing regime. More >>

UMF Honey Association Announces Singapore Testing Regime

Tuesday, 26 July 2011, 1:34 pm | UMF Honey Association

The UMF Honey Association and AsureQuality Singapore have jointly announced the availability of a testing regime to determine non-peroxide activity in Manuka Honey sold in Singapore. UMF Honey Association General Manager, John Rawcliffe, said the announcement would ... More >>