This monthly report contains pricing information on the national honey market, including prices paid to beekeepers and prices paid to importers by state/country and variety of honey. Includes notes highlighting weather, production, bee activity, and parasite and/or invasive species information for each state. Also contains information on quantity and value of honey exports monthly and for the year to date.
This file contains the annual report of the number of colonies producing honey, yield per colony, honey production, average price, price by color class and value; honey stocks by state and U.S. The report also notes trends and changes in the honey producing sector, such as percent change in honey prices or quantity of production. The data for this report were collected from a stratified sample of all known operations that also meet USDA's definition of a farm, prices were collected by color class and marketing channel from operations with five or more colonies.
This publication was produced from 1942 to 1988 and provided information about the number of bee colonies that produce honey, the yield per colony, total honey production, the average price per pound, price by color class and value, and honey stocks by state and nationally. It was produced from 1942 to 1988.