Certified Glyphosate-Free New Zealand Honey

TranzAlpine Honey has been proudly certified organic by BioGro NZ since 1993. Our honey is certified GMO-free, glyphosate-free, Vegetarian society-approved, Halal-certified and USDA and FDA-certified organic. Certified organic honey vs conventional honey The environmental and biodiversity impact that commercial agriculture and mainstream food producers have on our natural pollinators is putting our future food security…

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TranzAlpine Honey Buzzes into BioFach 2024: A Sweet Affair in Germany

Exciting news! TranzAlpine Honey is abuzz with anticipation as we gear up for BioFach 2024, the world’s premier organic fair in Germany. Visit us at the New Zealand Pavilion between 13- 16 February 2024 and come and experience our premium certified organic honey directly from our hives on the pristine, untouched South Island. Event Details…

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A Sore Throat and your Immune System

Support your immune system with lozenges and throat sprays that target the germ hot spots.
No alcohol, sugar or nasty stuff, just good old-fashioned organic honey and propolis that will protect you from getting sick.

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The TranzAlpine Organic Honey Journey

As New Zealand’s largest organic honey producer and exporter, we take our responsibility as seriously as we did when we started beekeeping over 100 years ago.

While technology may have enabled us to process products faster and more efficiently, our traditional simple beekeeping practices are still very much at the core of everything we do.

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Organic Bush honey collection

Bees Choice – Native Organic New Zealand Bush Honey

If you buy honey that comes from hives in or near a city, farms or industrial area, everything the bee or flowers come into contact with may be contaminated with pollution. Our native bush honey is certified organic and contaminate free.

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Giving Plastic Waste a Second Chance

At TranzAlpine Honey, we are constantly innovating and exploring new ways of doing things, which is why we chose RPET packaging. When you buy a TranzAlpine Honey product you are helping to reduce the amount of PET containers that end up in landfill.

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What Grade of Mānuka Honey is Best?

Mānuka Honey is a rare New Zealand honey coveted by honey lovers around the world. It comes from the nectar of the native New Zealand Mānuka tree (Leptospermum scoparium) that flowers for just a few weeks in summer each year. It contains a highly potent compound called Methylglyoxal, or MG, which has been scientifically proven…

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What is Methylglyoxal?

Methylglyoxal or MGO is the potent, unique compound that is responsible for the many powerful health benefits found in Manuka honey. Testing MGO levels are important as they can vary greatly – not all Manuka honey is equal.

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What is Propolis?

Propolis has been known for centuries as one of nature’s most powerful compounds. Research has shown that bioflavonoids found in bee propolis can reduce inflammation and stimulate the immune system

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