Ingemann to Boost Honey Production in Nicaragua

Ingemann Food, operator of 5.500 hives, plans to grow to 25.000 in the next 7 years, in order to become one of the world’s largest producers.

Monday, February 22, 2010

The Danish company started operating in the country on 2008, with 1.800 hives, growing to 5.500 in 150 farms in the country’s west and center regions.

“We are ambitious, in 7 years we expect to top 25.000 hives, thus becoming the world’s largest honey producer”, stated Lars Moller, CEO of the company.

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