Honey production

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Title:
Honey production
Physical Description:
v. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Crop Reporting Board
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Statistical Reporting Service, Crop Reporting Board
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
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Subjects / Keywords:
Honey -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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federal government publication   ( marcgt )
statistics   ( marcgt )

Notes

Dates or Sequential Designation:
1963 released Jan. 27, 1964-
Numbering Peculiarities:
First issue lacks chronological designation but constitutes 1963.
General Note:
Subtitle varies (Annual summary ; Commercial ; Final estimate)
General Note:
Includes supplements.
General Note:
"Hny (date)".
General Note:
Title from caption.

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University of Florida
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Related Items

Preceded by:
Honey (Washington, D.C. : 1956)
Succeeded by:
Honey (Washington, D.C. : 1988)

Full Text
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Release :
cIJaguary I16, 1976
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1975 Annual Summary

Honey produced in the United States during 1975 totaled 197 million pounds -- up
6 percent from the 1974 crop, according to the Crop Reporting Board. The 1975
honey crop was produced by 4.2 million colonies, down 1 percent from the previous
year. Yield of honey per colony was 47.2 pounds, compared with 44.1 in 1974.
Beeswax production totaled 3.4 million pounds in 1975, down 2 percent from 1974.

In mid-December, producers reported 32.7 million pounds of honey on hand for sale,
compared with stocks of 33.7 million pounds the previous year. Stocks in mid-
December were 16.6 percent of the 1975 honey production compared with 18.2 percent
in 1974.

Honey producers received an average price of 50.6 cents per pound for honey dur-
ing 1975, nearly the same as the 1974 average which was the highest price on
record. These prices relate to all wholesale and retail sales, extracted chunk
and comb honey from apiaries owned by farmers and nonfarmers.

Extracted honey in wholesale lots sold for an average price of 48 cents per pound,
1 cent below the 1974 price. Unprocessed bulk honey in 60 pound containers aver-
age 50 cents per pound compared with 49 cents in 1974. Sales of processed bulk
honey averaged 48 cents per pound, 2 cents below the price of a year earlier.
Processed packaged sales averaged 63 cents per pound compared with 61 cents in
1974.

In 1975, prices received for retail sales of extracted honey averaged 71 cents per
pound, 3 cents above 1974.

Sales of all chunk honey (wholesale and retail) averaged 87 cents per pound, 15
cents above a year earlier. Prices for all comb honey averaged 89 cents per
pound compared with 84 cents in 1974.

Beeswax prices averaged $1.02 per pound, 12 cents below the 1974 price.

MAJOR PRODUCING STATES:

Commercial production apiariess with 300 or more colonies) in 20 major States to-
taled 107 million pounds. This is 2 percent more than the 105 million pounds
expected in September and accounts for 54 percent of the Nation's 1975 honey flow.
The commercial honey crop in the 20 States was produced by 1.7 million colonies.
The yield per colony was 62.0 pounds and compares with the United States average
of 47.2 pounds.


UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
STATISTICAL REPORTING SERVICE CROP REPORTING BOARD
Hny 1-1 (76) WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250






HONEY AND BEESWAX: PRODUCTION AND VALUE OF PRODUCTION,
AND HONEY STOCKS, 1965-75

HONEY : BEESWAX
YEAR :COLONIES : YIELD : PRICE : TOTAL : STOCKS : : PRICE : TOTAL
OF : PER :PRODUCTION : PER : VALUE : ON :PRODUCTION : PER : VALUE
: BEES : COLONY : : POUND : HAND : : POUND :
1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000
:COLONIES POUNDS LBS. DOLLARS DOLLARS LBS. LBS. DOLLARS DOLLARS

1965 : 4,718 51.3 241,849 .178 43,011 57,679 4,697 .449 2,111
1966 : 4,646 52.0 241,576 .174 41,929 55,340 4,615 .465 2,148
1967 : 4,635 46.6 215,780 .156 33,678 56,733 4,386 .588 2,580
1968 : 4,539 42.2 191,391 .169 32,400 41,021 3,797 .616 2,340
1969 : 4,433 60.3 267,485 .175 46,742 62,743 5,171 .611 3,162
1970 : 4,290 51.7 221,842 .174 38,550 50,575 4,377 .602 2,638
1971 : 4,110 48.0 197,428 .218 43,100 30,907 3,585 .613 2,196
1972 : 4,068 52.6 214,079 .302 64,619 29,835 3,988 .621 2,476
1973 : 4,103 57.9 237,657 .444 105,434 37,663 4,231 .744 3,147
1974 : 4,195 44.1 185,079 .510 94,372 33,748 3,405 1.14 3,891
1975 : 4,163 47.2 196,540 .506 99,441 32,706 3,353 1.02 3,435












HONEY: COMMERCIAL PRODUCTION IN APIARIES WITH 300 OR MORE COLONIES IN
20 MAJOR STATES, 1973-75

COLONIES OF BEES : YIELD PER COLONY : HONEY PRODUCTION
S: 1975 : : : : : : : 1975
STATE 1973 : 1974 : 1975 :AS % OF: 1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975 :AS % OF
: 1974 : : : : : : : 1974
(000) PERCENT POUNDS (000) PERCENT

ARIZ : 47 43 40 93 77 57 45 3,619 2,451 1,800 73
CALIF : 385 385 390 101 65 48 50 25,025 18,480 19,500 106
COLO : 31 31 30 97 54 85 73 1,674 2,635 2,190 83
FLA : 136 136 132 97 106 58 80 14,416 7,888 10,560 134
GA : 70 70 72 103 49 25 44 3,430 1,750 3,168 181
IDAHO : 91 93 96 103 60 64 44 5,460 5,952 4,224 71
ILL : 10 10 10 100 70 70 42 700 700 420 60
IOWA : 36 36 37 103 112 103 90 4,032 3,708 3,330 90
MICH : 54 58 57 98 85 47 55 4,590 2,726 3,135 115
MINN : 98 105 105 100 117 75 85 11,466 7,875 8,925 113
MONT : 75 77 75 97 102 89 95 7,650 6,833 7,125 104
NEBR : 110 123 126 102 75 84 51 8,250 10,332 6,426 62
N Y : 54 54 49 91 61 58 63 3,294 3,132 3,087 99
N C : 6 7 7 100 70 52 64 420 364 448 123
N DAK : 68 75 82 109 100 80 94 6,800 6,000 7,708 128
OREG 25 23 21 91 55 48 45 1,375 1,104 945 86
S DAK : 125 138 150 109 110 50 71 13,750 6,900 10,650 154
TEX : 93 100 104 104 61 61 72 5,673 6,100 7,488 123
WASH : 76 75 77 103 47 34 37 3,572 2,550 2,849 112
WIS : 50 52 66 127 120 72 45 6,000 3,744 2,970 79

20 STATES : 1,640 1,691 1,726 102 80.0 59.9 62.0 131,196 101,244 106,948 106


CROP REPORTING BOARD, SRS, USDA


HONEY PRODUCTION, JANUARY 1976





HONEY PRODUCTION, 1973-75

COLONIES OF BEES : YIELD PER COLONY : HONEY PRODUCTION
STATE : : 1975 : : : :1975
1973 : 1974 : 1975 AS : 1973 : 1974 1975 1973 1974 : 1975: AS %
J : : OF 1974: : : : : : : OF 1974
1,000 COLONIES PERCENT POUNDS 1,000 POUNDS PERCENT

ALA : 52 47 47 100 19 30 18 988 1,410 846 60
ARIZ : 56 55 51 93 75 60 45 4,200 3,300 2,295 70
ARK : 74 75 76 104 34 28 28 2,516 2,100 2,184 104
CALIF : 500 00 500 100 62 47 49 31,000 23,500 24,500 104
COLO : 35 36 39 108 54 81 67 1,890 2,916 2,613 90
CONN : 8 8 8 100 23 17 32 184 136 256 188
DEL : 1 1 1 100 34 20 30 34 20 30 150

FLA : 364 368 360 98 92 44 68 33,488 16,192 24,480 151
GA : 166 161 153 95 39 23 28 6,474 3,703 4,284 116
HAW : 3 4 6 150 44 80 71 132 320 426 133
IDAHO : 105 105 105 100 56 60 42 5,880 6,300 4,410 70
ILL : 51 49 49 100 50 45 32 2,550 2,205 1,568 71
IND : 79 80 79 99 37 32 32 2,923 2,560 2,528 99
IOWA 81 80 78 98 93 86 76 7,533 6,880 5,928 86
KANS : 50 44 46 105 45 43 47 2,250 1,892 2,162 114
KY : 67 67 67 100 27 24 30 1,809 1,608 2,010 125
LA : 31 32 34 106 45 42 25 1,395 1,344 850 63

MAINE : 4 4 4 100 33 33 23 132 132 92 70
M1D 13 12 11 92 34 22 23 442 264 253 96
MASS : 9 12 11 92 26 16 27 234 192 297 155
MICH : 107 113 112 99 77 45 46 8,239 5,085 5,152 101
MINN : 137 147 138 94 112 65 79 15,344 9,555 10,902 114
MISS : 54 57 56 99 29 32 28 1,566 1,824 1,568 86
MO : 84 100 105 105 67 45 62 5,628 4,500 6,510 145
MONT : 78 81 80 99 101 88 94 7,878 7,128 7,520 106
NEBR : 121 131 136 104 74 82 51 8,954 10,742 6,936 65
NEV : 7 7 8 114 95 100 55 665 700 440 63

N H : 4 4 4 100 33 19 26 132 76 104 137
N J : 37 39 37 95 36 25 29 1,332 975 1,073 110
N MEX : 15 16 17 107 50 57 55 750 912 935 103
N Y : 122 126 115 91 52 49 53 6,344 6,174 6,095 99
N C : 189 187 195 104 21 21 17 3,969 3,927 3,315 84

N DAK : 72 80 86 107 100 80 94 7,200 6,400 8,084 126
OHIO : 116 122 118 97 33 25 27 3,828 3,050 3,186 104
OKLA : 62 61 64 105 26 45 44 1,612 2,745 2,816 103
OREG : 62 51 45 88 41 35 38 2,542 1,785 1,710 96
PA : 95 100 86 86 40 21 25 3,800 2,100 2,150 102

R 1 1 1 1 100 27 19 19 27 19 19 100
SC : 62 55 50 91 23 14 14 1,426 770 700 91
S DAK : 131 148 158 107 110 50 71 14,410 7,400 11,218 152
TENN 145 152 150 99 26 20 24 3,770 3,040 3,600 118
TEX : 210 210 208 99 47 49 62 9,870 10,290 12,896 125

UTAH : 43 45 46 102 27 36 42 1,161 1,620 1,932 119
VT : 6 6 6 100 35 30 35 210 180 210 117
VA : 79 79 76 96 21 28 27 1,659 2,212 2,052 93
WASH : 92 95 98 103 42 33 35 3,864 3,135 3,430 109
W VA : 84 97 89 92 22 14 19 1,848 1,358 1,691 125

WIS : 104 109 114 105 110 71 48 11,440 7,739 5,472 71
WYO : 35 36 38 l0o 61 74 74 2,135 2,664 2,812 106

U S : 4,103 4,195 4,163 99 57.9 44.1 47.2 237,657 185,079 196,540 106


HONEY PRODUCTION, JANUARY 1976


CROP REPORTING BOARD, SRS, USDA





HONEY: PRICE, VALUE OF PRODUCTION, AND STOCKS ON HAND DECEMBER 15,
FOR SALE, 1973 75


HONEY STOCKS ON HAND
STATE : AVERAGE PRICE PER POUND VALUE OF PRODUCTION DECEMBER 15 FOR SALE
: 1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975


DOLLARS


1,000 DOLLARS


1,000 POUNDS


ALA
ARIZ
ARK
CALIF
COLO
CONN
DEL
FLA
GA
HAW
IDAHO
ILL
IND
IOWA
KANS
KY
LA
MAINE
MD
MASS
MICH
MINN
MISS
MO
MONT
NEBR
NEV
NH
NJ
N MEX
NY
NC
N DAK
OHIO
OKLA
OREG
PA
RI
S C
S DAK
TENN
TEX
UTAH
VT
VA
WASH
W VA
WIS
WYO


.431
.391
.406
.430
.445
.728
.691
.415
.436
.441
.433
.500
.534
.422
.424
.532
.363
.615
.589
.668
.431
.431
.461
.553
.414
.449
.402
.786
.584
.407
.443
.513
.440
.446
.523
.485
.443
.718
.408
.467
.578
.403
.491
.578
.443
.465
.621
.418
.424

.444


.767 426 780 649
.449 1,642 1,472 1,030
.477 1,021 924 1,042
.419 13,330 10,317 10,266
.566 841 1,610 1,479
1.01 134 113 259
.772 23 15 23
.442 13,898 7,173 10,820
.494 2,823 1,837 2,116
.514 58 160 219
.483 2,546 3,119 2,130
.655 1,275 1,325 1,027
.659 1,561 1,664 1,666
.483 3,179 3,454 2,863
.509 954 986 1,100
.734 962 1,061 1,475
.431 506 581 366
.895 81 98 82
.681 260 177 172
.969 156 156 288
.474 3,551 2,446 2,442
.476 6,613 4,911 5,189
.583 722 879 914
.775 3,112 3,312 5,045
.473 3,261 3,571 3,557
.466 4,020 5,350 3,232
.580 267 351 255
1.09 104 67 113
.767 778 720 823
.533 305 429 498
.529 2,810 3,248 3,224
.719 2,036 2,537 2,383
.463 3,168 3,136 3,743
.515 1,707 1,571 1,641
.609 843 1,644 1,715
.559 1,233 1,023 956
.589 1,683 1,247 1,266
1.01 19 16 19
.626 582 437 438
.448 6,729 3,589 5,026
.713 2,179 2,168 2,567
.459 3,978 4,703 5,919
.572 570 932 1,105
.849 121 131 178
.497 735 1,161 1,020
.477 1,797 1,564 1,636
.793 1,148 947 1,341
.509 4,782 3,939 2,785
.476 905 1,321 1,339

.506 105,434 94,372 99,441


37,663 33,748 32,706


CROP REPORTING BOARD, SRS, USDA


59
336
126
4,650
529
28
5
2,344
388
47
1,058
765
1,140
1,431
225
308
84
37
49
44
3,213
1,688
188
1,688
1,497
1,880
67
13
400
120
1,396
278
1,440
1,148
306
203
1,330
3
143
1,153
679
1,184
197
44
315
309
333
2,517
278


85 76
429 207
378 546
3,760 4,900
904 1,045
26 97
2 5
1,619 2,938
296 343
75 162
1,008 706
662 282
845 1,011
1,514 1,186
454 411
257 271
323 51
8 23
32 30
10 87
1,424 1,288
1,815 1,308
182 172
810 651
4,277 1,730
2,148 694
35 132
11 9
176 322
438 206
556 1,646
589 398
320 1,698
763 637
412 563
143 393
735 645
4 3
85 70
1,110 1,010
304 432
1,544 1,290
292 676
40 40
288 205
564 446
136 237
1,780 1,259
80 169


U S


HONEY PRODUCTION, JANUARY 1976






BEESWAX: i lI PRICE AND VALUE OF PRODUCTION, 1973-1975

: PRODUCTION Phi l IIINI, III
STATE 19723 197j 197 197 : 197j 1971, 1973 197 V: 197("

: 1,000 POUNDS DOLLARS 1,000 DOLLARS


32 28 .77 1.00 1.02


ALA
ALAS
ARIZ
ARK
CALIF
COLO
CONN
DEL
FLA
GA
HAW
IDAHO
ILL
IND
IOWA
KANS
KY
LA
MAINE
MD
MASS
MICH
MINN
MISS
MO
MONT
NEBR
NEV
NH
NJ
N MEX
NY
NC
N DAK
OHIO
OKLA
OREG
PA
R I
S C
S DAK
TENN
TEX
UTAH
VT
VA
WASH
W VA
WIS
WYO

U S


: 4,231 3,405 3,353


: 3C

: 80
: 45
: 55E
: 4
4
: 1
: 56S
: 97
: 5
: 10(
: 51
: 79
: 128
: 43
: 33
: 28
: 3
: 8
4
: 165
: 276
: 22
: 73
: 158
: 179
: 8
: 3
: 27
: 12
: 108
: 91
: 122
: 70
: 27
: 51
: 61
: i1
: 30
: 173
: 75
: 197
: 17
: 4
: 25
: 81
: 26
: 183
: 45


23 32 29


.97
.99
1.16
1.20
1.25
1.20
1.20
1.09
1.23
1.21
1.15
1.14
1.18
.95
1.14
1.19
1.10
1.20
1.10
1.25
1.07
1.10
1.16
1.25
1.20
1.23
1.00
1.20
.95
1.17
.95
1.25
1.08
1.31
1.00
1.05
1.15
.93
1.00
1.13
1.10
1.11
1.15
1.22
1.10
.95
1.24
1.11


.774 1.14 1.02 3,147 3,891 3,435


CROP REPORTING BOARD, SRS, USDA


.92
.93
1.04
.98
1.10
1.40
.95
1.11
1.10
1.07
1.03
1.14
1.03
.94
1.25
.97
1.00
1.40
1.10
.94
1.05
.96
.94
1.12
1.02
1.10
1.05
1.13
1.24
1.03
.90
1.08
.96
1.01
1.05
.98
1.10
1.11
1.04
1.02
1.00
.88
1.05
1.06
1.10
1.00
1.04
1.18


50
35
413
36
3
1
421
67
5
72
38
66
97
33
21
22
2
7
4
130
204
15
66
115
124
6
3
21
6
87
64
101
58
20
35
48
1
21
128
53
148
11
3
21
49
21 "
141
31


HONEY PRODUCTION, JANUARY 1976





HONEY: AVERAGE PRICE PER POUND RECEIVED BY PRODUCERS, 1973-1975

WHOLESALE EXTRACTED HONEY
STATE UNPROCESSED BULK : PROCESSED BULK
55 GAL CONTAINERS ': 60 LB. CONTAINERS : ALL : 55 GAL CONTAINERS
1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975
DOLLARS

ALA .37 .47 .44 .37 .47 .44 .37 .47 .44 .39 .48 .45
ALAS
ARIZ : .39 .43 .41 .42 .45 .47 .39 .43 .43 .39 .45 .42
ARK : .40 .41 .45 .37 .46 .46 .40 .41 .45 .37 .43 .47
CALIF .43 .44 .42 .40 .45 .45 .43 .44 .42 .47 .48 .44
COLO : .40 .47 .47 .41 .50 .55 .40 .48 .49
CONN
DEL .45 .55 .53 .45 .55 .53
FLA : .40 .42 .40 .44 .49 .40 .42 .40 .42 .48 .42
GA : .41 .43 .42 .53 .53 .48 .41 .43 .42 .44 .45
HAW : .45 .50 .50 .43 .50 .44 .50 .50 .50 .58
IDAHO : .43 .48 .47 .40 .50 .51 .42 .49 .47
ILL : .50 .56 .57 .40 .48 .57 .45 .52 .57 .48 .54 .59
IND : .45 .56 .49 .41 .51 .51 .42 .53 .50 .53 .68 .58
IOWA : .42 .48 .46 .42 .49 .50 .42 .48 .46
KANS : .41 .50 .48 .39 .50 .54 .41 .50 .48 .37 .50 .52
KY : 47 .53 .55 .43 .51 .57 .44 .51 .57 .50 .59 .64
LA : .33 .40 .38 .33 .40 .38
MAINE
MD : .53 .63 .52 .41 .55 .53 .42 .55 .52 .62 .68 .63
MASS
MICH : .42 .46 .45 .38 .45 .48 .41 .46 .45 .47 .47 .47
MINN : 41 .51 .47 .39 .51 .50 .41 .51 .47 .42 .54 .50
MISS : 39 .38 .47 .42 .36 .49 .40 .38 .48 .35 .30 .49
MO : .43 .60 .58 .49 .63 .55 .45 .61 .57
MONT : .41 .49 .45 .41 .50 .54 .41 .49 .46 .37 .50 .48
NEBR : .45 .49 .46 .42 .48 .49 .44 .49 .46 .41 .54 .47
NEV : .35 .42 .49 .37 .48 .56 .37 .48 .56 .38 .43 .50
NH
N J: .40 .55 .55 .40 .55 .55 .45 .60 .60
N MEX : .36 .47 .49 .39 .45 .50 .39 .45 .50 .41 .46 .56
N Y : .43 .48 .45 .41 .50 .54 .42 .49 .48 .42 .56 .51
N C : .48 .50 .49 .46 .50 .50 .48 .50 .49 .50 .47 .54
N DAK : .44 .49 .46 .53 .56 .52 .44 .49 .46 .38 .55 .48
OHIO : .40 .45 .43 .38 .47 .48 .40 .45 .44 .51 .52 .49
OKLA : .48 .49 .47 .39 .50 .50 .45 .49 .48
OREG : .49 .56 .43 .46 .57 .59 .48 .57 .55 .49 .66 .55
PA : .41 .57 .48 .35 .53 .52 .36 .54 .51 .42 .68 .56
RI
S C : .27 .40 .44 .28 .41 .45 .28 .41 .45 .30 .44 .48
S DAK : .47 .48 .44 .46 .53 .48 .47 .48 .44 .50 .51 .45
TENN : .58 .66 .56 .59 .58 .66 .57 .47 .59 .57
TEX : .39 .43 .42 .39 .43 .45 .39 .43 .42 .40 .42 .47
UTAH .43 .54 .54 .56 .56 .55 .47 .55 .54 .45 .52 .55
VT : 36 .58 .55 .36 .58 .55 .45 .60 .59
VA : .37 .45 .42 .40 .51 .47 .39 .49 .45 .46 .49 .45
WASH : .46 .47 .44 .47 .60 .57 .46 .48 .45 .46 .50 .54
W VA : .42 .50 .52 .41 .47 .51 .41 .48 .51 .50 .54 .54
WIS .41 .49 .48 .41 .50 .51 .41 .49 .48 .45 .50 .56
WYO : .42 .49 .47 .44 .60 .50 .42 .49 .47

U S : .424 .476 .453 .419 .490 .499 .421 .477 .457 .439 .504 .479


CROP REPORTING BOARD, SRS, USDA


HONEY PRODUCTION, JANUARY 1976







HONEY: AVERAGE PRICE PER POUND RECEIVED BY PRODUCERS, 1973-75

WHOLESALE EXTRACTED HONEY
STATE TOTAL BULK : PACKAGE ALL 1/
ALL CONTAINERS


1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975 :


ALA
ARIZ
ARK
CALIF
COLO
CONN
DEL
FLA
GA
HAW
IDAHO
ILL
IND
IOWA
KANS
KY
LA
MAINE
MD
MASS
MICH
MINN
MISS
MO
MONT
NEBR
NEV
NH
NJ
N MEX
NY
NC
N DAK
OHIO
OKLA
OREG
PA
RI
SC
S DAK
TENN
TEX
UTAH
VT
VA
WASH
W VA
WIS
WYO

US


1973 :

: .37
: .39
.: 40
: .43
: .40

: .45
.40
.41
: .44
: .42
: .45
: .43
: .42
.41
: .44
: .33

: .44

: .42
.41
.39
.45
: .41
: .44
: .37

.43
.39
.42
.48
.44
.40
: 45
.48
: 37

.29
.47
: .53
.39
.47
: .38
: .40
.46
.43
.41
.42

.421


.47
.44
.41
.44
.48

.55
.42
.43
.50
.49
.52
.54
.48
.50
.52
.40

.56


.44
.43
.45
.42
.49

.53
.40
.42
.51
.47
.57
.51
.46
.48
.58
.38

.53


.45
.47
.48
.57
.46
.46
.56

.58
.52
.49
.51
.46
.45
.48
.55
.52

.46
.44
.57
.42
.54
.56
.45
.46
.52
.48
.47

.458


1/ TOTAL BULK PLUS PACKAGED.


HONEY PRODUCTION, JANUARY 1976


:


.521 .608 .628


CROP REPORTING BOARD, SRS, USDA


D 0LLA R S
.44 .54
.50
.41 .60
.57
.51 .67
.61 .76
.57 .61
.48 .49
.55 .70
.31 .50
.56 .62
.52 .62
.55 .69
.47 .58
.50 .61
.48 .72
.40 .61
.54 .66
.59 .66
.58 .66
.50 .65
.54 .63
.49 .62
.51 .71
.51 .60
.55 .63
.47 .53
.68 .73
.58 .72
.47 .55
.55 .64
.55 .70
.55 .56
.54 .63
.58 .68
.48 .60
.51 .59
.60 .72
.40 .54
.52 .61
.62 .76
.45 .57
.46 .61
.58 .72
.5C .60
.61
.54 .61
.51 .62
.51 .51


1973 :

.38
.39
.40
.43
.44
.61
.57
.40
.41
.43
.43
.47
.48
.42
.41
.45
.33
.54
.54
.58
.42
.42
.42
.49
.41
.45
.38
.68
.53
.40
.43
.49
.44
.42
.50
.48
.40
.60
.39
.47
.54
.39
.47
.57
.42
.46
.46
.41
.42


19/4

.47
.44
.43
.44
.55
.76
.61
.43
.44
.50
.49
.55
.60
.49
.50
.54
.40
.66
.63
.66
.46
.51
.43
.68
.49
.50
.48
.73
.67
.46
.50
.62
.49
.48
.56
.57
.56
.72
.54
.48
.64
.43
.55
.71
.50
.49
.52
.49
.49


19/5

.46
.44
.47
.42
.56
.93
.64
.41
.43
.51
.48
.61
.59
.47
.49
.59
.39
.77
.64
.83
.45
.47
.54
.68
.46
.46
.56
.94
.66
.52
.50
.68
.46
.48
.56
.55
.54
.92
.59
.45
.59
.43
.55
.83
.47
.46
.56
.49
.47






HONEY: AVERAGE PRICE PER POUND RECEIVED BY PRODUCERS, 1973-75

STATE RETAILED EXTRACTED : CHUNK COMB
STATE
1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 : 1975 : 1973 : 1974 :
DOLLARS


.51 .66 .96

.61 .78
.53
.70 .73

.70 .81 .82
.70 .63 .86
.65 .68 .79


.66 .89 .94
.83 .91 1.00


ALA
ARIZ
ARK
CALIF
COLO
CONN
DEL
FLA
GA
I AW
IDAHO
ILL
IND
IOWA
KANS
KY
LA
MAINE
MD
MASS
MICH
MINN
MISS
MO
MONT
NEBR
NEV
N H
NJ
N MEX
NY
NC
N DAK
OHIO
OKLA
OREG
PA
R I
SC
S DAK
TENN
TEX
UTAH
VT
VA
WASH
W VA
WIS
WYO


: .48

: .59

.59
.77
: 74'
: 53
.62
.43
.50
.60
.64
.55
.59
.62
.58
.68
.73
.73
.57
.57
.61
.54
.52
.54
.70
.80
.68
.56
.59
.80
.53
.65
.63
.50
.64
.78
.46
.50
.62
.53
.58
.66
.61
.51
.65
.58
.64


.57 .73

.65

.52 .81

.70 .86

.50 .64


.74 1.08
.86 .90
.78


1.28
.60
.74
.52
.71
1.04
.82
.64
.90
.58
.57
.83
.80
.82
.73
.84
.76
1.01
.79
1.07
.73
.72
.75
.85
.68
.76
.85
1.12
.98
.71
.81
.92
.73
.87
.82
.66
.77
1.06
.68
.63
.85
.74
.64
.92
.71
.68
.88
.74
.73


.02 1.12 .71
.70 .73 .65

.90 .98 .70
.94 .98
.75 .85
.73 .83 .66

.61 .67 .48

.79 .90 .62

.83 .83
.75 1.00 .67
.66 .66 .58


.78 .83


.69


.90
.81

.94

.75
.77

.65

.89

.78
.91
.71

.73
.91


1975


1.03 ---

.75 m

.94 _

.87
.80
.66


1.00
.95
1.04

.80

1.13
.83
1.24
.82
.93
.72
.84
1.06

.90
1.18
1.19

.99
.94

.91

.75
.88

.71

.87

.78
1.10
.74

.84
1.04


U S : .564


.681 .710


HONEY PRODUCTION, JANUARY 1976


.72

.88
.78
1.05
.79
.82
.63
.91


.90
.86
.92


1


.89 .57 .60

1.20 .78 .91
.78 .70 .83
1.20 .90 1.03
.77 .66 .84
.79 .67 .89
.69 .58 .63
.99 .68 .80
.98

.95 .78 .85
1.06 .94 1.03
.96 .88 1.04


CROP REPORTING BOARD, SRS, USDA