Projects: Native botanicals
Many native botanicals have food or medicinal value. Oils and extracts from native botanicals can be used in formulations for fragrances or cosmetics while others have antimicrobial or antifungal value and can be used safely to replace synthetic preservatives in food and other products.
Native botanicals also provide a unique floral source for honey production and Australia is known for producing some of the most notable and distinctive honey’s in the world.
Quality of Australian honey from native botanicals using novel harvesting technologiesRead more
Marketing opportunities and sensory quality for honey derived from native flora will be defined in partnership with BeeInventive. The targets will be to identify which species benefit from proprietary extraction methods, explore new technologies for..