Welcome to Watson & Son

We’re 100% New Zealand family owned company who specialise in the production of premium Manuka honey. Watson & Son take great pride in gathering and sharing this unique taonga (treasure of our land) with you.

Kia ora rā, koutou katoa – good health to you all.

Latest News

NEW ZEALAND GOVERNMENT RELEASE MANUKA HONEY LABELLING GUIDELINES

Watson & Son welcomes the release of the Interim Labelling Guidelines for Manuka honey that will provide greater confidence and certainty for consumers looking for the genuine product.

Why is New Zealand honey failing sugar adulteration tests? GNS Science Report 2014

 A study by Dr Karen Rogers, supported by the staff at the Stable Isotope Laboratory at GNS Science was conducted to see which New Zealand honeys are prone to failing the C-4 sugar test and why they fail.