Q: Is Arataki Honey the leading Honey brand in New Zealand?
Arataki Honey® is New Zealand's most popular Honey brand.
Q: What does UMF mean?
The UMF® (Unique Manuka Factor) trademark was established by the Unique Manuka Factor Honey Association (UMFHA). The UMF® grading system appraises natural markers found in Manuka Honey, and assures purity & quality. Not all Manuka Honeys are UMF® rated – only those which have been independently tested and verified by UMFHA are given a UMF® rating. For more information visit www.umf.org.nz.
Q: What is the meaning of UMF 5+, UMF 10+, UMF 15+, UMF 18+?
The UMF® grading system has two components which are expressed on any UMF® licenced honey product: 1. The label claim that it is Genuine Manuka, 2. The number - This represents the unique signature compounds characteristic of this honey which ensure purity and quality. These include: the key markers of Leptosperin, DHA and Methylglyoxal. For more information visit www.umf.org.nz/grading-system-explained.
Q: What is Propolis?
Propolis is created by honeybees from the natural botanical resin produced by trees as part of their defence system. The honeybees collect the resin, mix in enzymes and beeswax, and use it as one of nature's most amazing defence systems to protect the hive.
Q: Is Arataki Honey Propolis from New Zealand
Yes, all Arataki Honey Propolis is 100% New Zealand Origin Propolis
Q: What are the benefits of Propolis?
New Zealand Propolis contains high levels of bioflavonoids, with well known antioxidant properties. Propolis can help to support and maintain a healthy immune system.