NUI Maynooth spin off targets $3.5bn bee market

A new company, spun out from NUI Maynooth, has produced an essential nutrient booster for honey bees that helps improve the health and vitality of bee colonies.

2nd April, 2011

A new company, spun out from NUI Maynooth, has produced an essential nutrient booster for honey bees that helps improve the health and vitality of bee colonies.

Beemune Ltd is now strongly positioned to sell into the $3.5 billion (€2.46 billion) commercial honeybee market, with its main focus on the US, Australia and New Zealand markets.

Bees are responsible, through pollination, for 40 per cent of the global food supply. However, over the past decade, bees...

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