Marthandam Honey from MarthandamBeekeepers Co-operative Society
The Marthandam Beekeepers Co-operative Society is recognized by Khadi and Village Industries Commission and certified by Khadi & Village Industries Board.
The Honey Purchased by the society is processed, Agmarked (A. Grade) and supplied all over India, in Bottles and tins by retail and bulk.
Properties of honey:
Honey is made up of glucose, fructose, and minerals such as iron, calcium, phosphate, sodium chlorine, potassium, magnesium. Below is a typical honey profile, according to BeeSource
Higher sugars: 1.5%
The slightly acidic pH level of honey (between 3.2 and 4.5) is what helps prevent the growth of bacteria, while its antioxidant constituents cleans up free radicals. The physical properties of honey vary depending on the specific flora that was used to produce it, as well as its water content.