Arab Beekeeping Association announces the awards winners.
Invention and innovation award was presented to:
- Shanghai Bainiang Apiculture Co.,Ltd for their blanket drum that melts the crust to become liquid honey;
Best practice in beekeeping award was presented to
- UAE Beekeeper Mohamed Alnouaimi from Al Ain for his natural alternative to the use of pesticides to warm hives to promote bees to clean and remove the varroa mite.
The best natural honey contest awards supported by Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority and sponsored by Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council were presented across three categories including:
- Best liquid honey award was presented to Fahad Abdullah Al-Ghazi Al-Shammari from Saudi Arabia;
- Best honey wax awards was presented to Gang Yan Ling from China
- Best granulated honey award was presented to Ibrahim Ali Mohammed Khalban from Saudi Arabia.