• Royal Nectar Skincare

    Let your skin soak up the rare goodness of the Royal Nectar range. Made from the pure brilliance of bees and nature – these exceptional anti-aging Skincare treatments include our much sought after bee venom, well known for its effects on fine lines and wrinkles.

  • Our Friend, The Honey Bee.


    In addition to pollinating flowers, bees produce many varieties of delicious honey. Nelson Honey also uses bee venom, pollen and propolis in its comprehensive product range.

  • Natural Environment

    The pure environment of our hives in remote parts of New Zealand, and our care to keep it that way - free of pollution, chemicals, and contaminants - is the secret to the rare quality of our bee products.

  • Royal Nectar Skincare

    Let your skin soak up the rare goodness of the Royal Nectar range. Made from the pure brilliance of bees and nature – these exceptional anti-aging Skincare treatments include our much sought after bee venom, well known for its effects on fine lines and wrinkles.

Welcome to Cropp's Nelson Honey

REAL QUALITY FOR CERTAIN!

We believe quality should always be proven without doubt – and that all our customers  should know with certainty the bees’ brilliance contained in every jar of Nelson Honey.  That is why we have launched a brilliant new grading system for Manuka honey, with exceptional quality you can now easily verify yourself through our new Batch Track service.  Another first!

You will notice these changes on all new jars of Nelson Honey Manuka soon:

1 A new grading system based on a specific test that best demonstrates the quality of antibacterial activity

2 Batch Track, the means to easily source a comprehensive range of independent test results on the actual jar of honey you have purchased.  There’s a code on the pack that you simply key in on line.

New release - Royal Nectar Rejuvenating Serum. Enjoy the soothing, refreshing and anti-aging properties of our latest quality skin-care supplement.  This exceptional serum is formulated to intensely hydrate and penetrate the deepest skin layers to reduce fine lines.  It will soothe dry and damaged skin, and regulate moisture to restore your skins natural radiance.  Daily application will feed the skin with all the essential antioxidants and vitamins needed for optimum health.  More information here.

Rejuvenating Serum is a perfect complement to the Royal Nectar range being used by women in NZ and around the world.  Both the Facemask and Moisturiser are formulated for a rapid anti-ageing effect.  The Original Face Mask includes Manuka honey and bee venom, Easyliance and a soothing blend of waxes and oils to stimulate your facial muscles to tighten and firm the skin, reducing the effects of your frown and laughter lines. Royal Nectar Cream Cleanser is formulated with advanced actives that gently cleanse and renew your skin leaving it soft, with a fresh youthful glow. More information here.

Royal Nectar free freight offer - we're pleased to offer free freight to New Zealand destinations for orders containing any one or more items from the Royal Nectar range.  You are also welcome to add products from our honey or health care ranges.

The programme to breed Varroa-resistant queens has continued over the summer.  More information and newsletters are here.

Our continuous improvement and innovation was a feature in the latest NZ Chambers of Commerce newsletter.  Read the story here.   

Thank you for you support. 

From the team at Nelson Honey. 

New Zealand's Finest - Cropp's Nelson Honey

From 1899 origins as a small one-man apiary on the outskirts of Nelson, Cropp's is still a family owned business but has grown to become a significant employer at Motupiko, 50km inland from Nelson. Employing 33 beekeeping, factory and administration staff at peak times, we produce a wide range of honey and specialist bee products for domestic and international markets. Markets that demand high levels of service, quality and regulatory compliance. 

Products are sourced from pure and clean undisturbed natural environments, free from synthetic chemicals and contaminants. Knowledeable and skilled staff turn nature's raw ingredients into a wide variety of food, dietary supplements and cosmetics that will delight you. 

With our very own bee hives located in some of the most remote and unspoilt areas of New Zealand's South Island, a commitment to quality and a willingness to meet customer's requirements, Cropp's should be your first contact for bee products.