“We Have the Best Honey in the World” Proclaims Brazilian Beekeeper

Around 90 percent of the honey produced in Santa Catarina is exported to markets in the European Union, the United States, and Middle Eastern countries.

By Ricardo Wegrzynovski, Contributing Reporter

FLORIANÓPOLIS, BRAZIL - Awarding several medals and displaying the best of numerous varieties of honey, the Honey Show in Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, will be held until Saurday, June 8th. The state produces an average of 6,000 tonnes of honey a year, regarded as the best quality honey in the world.

"We produce 68 kilos per square kilometer here, while the national average is 5 kilos per kilometer", highlights agro-engineer Rodrigo Durieux da Cunha. According to beekeepers, bees in Santa Catarina produce more than 100 varieties of honey with different colors, scents, flavors . . .

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