Littleover Apiaries Active Manuka Honey is produced in the South Island of New Zealand. Manuka has been widely publicised for its medicinal and health benefits.
For centuries honey has been recognised as having beneficial health-giving qualities due largely to enzyme activity. Scientific research at New Zealand's University of Waikato discovered that some strains of New Zealand manuka honey naturally displays extraordinary and unique antibacterial activity not found in any other variety of honey. New Zealand beekeepers place their hives in the uncultivated and pollution-free area where the indigenous Manuka bushes grow. Manuka honey can only be rated and approved by the University of Waikato, NZ.