Brazilian honeys: past and present

publication date: Sep 15, 2009
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Bee World  Vol. 81 (2) 2000 pp.  72 - 79
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Brazilian honeys: past and present


M Cortopassi-Laurino and D S Gelli


Brazilian honey today is produced mainly by Africanized honey bees. Present honey production is nearly 30 000 tonnes per year. Brazilian honey falls into three types: flower honey, honey from plant exudates and honey from exudates from sap-sucking insects (honeydew). 

KeywordsBrazil, Brazilian Honey