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The Goiat bear destroys the hives of the Pyrenees

In recent weeks at Apícola Rossend we have suffered attacks by the Goliath bear in our hives located in the Pyrenees. In its multiple attacks the brown bear has destroyed 23 hives, with the consequent death of its swarms in two different locations. This situation has...

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Pharmaceutical and cosmetic laboratories

We are satisfied to report to our customers that our excellent products as honey and royal jelly are used in important pharmaceutical and cosmetic laboratories for the production of cosmetic products.

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International contest 1001 Degustations

We have the great pleasure to inform you that Apícola Rossend Margalef’s honey was rewarded in the International contest from France named 1001 Degustations. The varieties of honey that were rewarded are the next ones:   -Rosemary honey: Golden medal -Chestnut honey:...

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Terres de l’Ebre: Biosphere Reserve

Terres de l'Ebre: Biosphere Reserve In 1971, UNESCO launched the MaB (Man and Biosphere) program, selecting representative geographic zones for the different habitats of the world, to bring awareness of the sustainable development concept. These zones are known as...

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CCPAE (Ecological certificate)

CCPAE is the supervisory authority of Catalonia and its function is to audit and certify organic food products of this territory.. The Catalan Council of the Organic Production (CCPAE) is a public corporation with legal personality. This corporation is supported by...

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Rossend Margalef Honey

As the transport allowed mobility, the Margalef family became transhumant beekeepers. Rossend is son of El Perelló, where his grandparents already worked the land and the bees. For centuries, honey had been another element of subsistence and autonomy for rural people....

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Fira Abril El Perelló (Tarragona)

Fira Abril '88 El Perelló. II Honey Contest: our excellent Rosemary honey won the first prize. Fira Abril '90 El Perelló. IV Honey Contest: our excellent Rosemary honey won the first prize.

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