Sweet success for wild honey communities

Publication date 18 August 2022 | 21:05 | ICT

Three honey-producing communities in Kratie, Stung Treng and Preah Vihear provinces received certificates of compliance in Phnom Penh on August 17 after demonstrating strict adherence to Cambodia Wild Honey (Khmum Prey Honey) Protocols and



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