Manuka Honey is well known for its exceptional health giving properties
and has been used by the indigenous Maori people in New Zealand for
centuries. Modern research has now identified that this honey contains
a unique activity not found in other honeys.
Watson & Son Ltd
maintains an operation that is fully integrated from the hive to
market, placing our company in a unique position to manage every stage
in the production of Manuka honey and to ensure full traceability back
to the hive.
Active Manuka Honey contains a wondrous array of healing properties,
and can be very useful in treating many ailments. Below is a brief
overview of the different ratings of Manuka honey, and their suggested
· Active 10+ Certified Manuka: This is considered a Maintenance Level honey.
This rating works great for general immune system maintenance and the
daily treatment of acid reflux, IBS, and other digestive ailments.
· Active 15+ Certified Manuka: This is considered a Useful level honey. High
antibacterial levels make this honey perfect for treating ulcers, sore
throats (especially resistant strep throat), cold sores and more
advanced cases of IBS, acid reflux and digestive ailments.
· Active 20+ Certified Manuka: This is considered a Superior level honey with
very high activity. The most potent of our products, it is recommended
for direct application to skin ulcers, pressure sores, and can be very
effective against Staph infections, particularly MRSA.
Watson & Son takes great pride in sourcing and harvesting this
special honey from some of the most remote and unpolluted regions of
New Zealand. Each batch of Watson & Son Manuka Honey is tested by a
certified laboratory using the test method developed by Dr. Peter Molan
at the university of Waikato.