Honey Bee Colonies NASS

This report provides information on honey bee colonies in terms of number of colonies, maximum, lost, percent lost, added, renovated, and percent renovated, as well as colonies lost with Colony Collapse Disorder symptoms with both over and less than five colonies. The report also identifies colony health stressors with five or more colonies. The data for operations with honey bee colonies are collected from a stratified sample of operations that responded as having honey bees on the Bee and Honey Inquiry and from the NASS list frame. For operations with five or more colonies, data was collected on a quarterly basis; operations with less than five colonies were collected with an annual survey.

Frequency of Release:Annually
Upcoming releases:Aug 1 2024 3:00 PM


Aug 1, 2023
Contact office name:National Agricultural Statistics Service
Contact email:nass@nass.usda.gov