PRESS RELEASES

The Honey Saves Hives Program Educates on the Importance of Honey Bees this National Honey Month

Consumers can contribute to the wellbeing of honey bees by purchasing honey and made-with-honey products from participating partners Justin’s, Mary’s Gone Crackers, TEAKOE, This Saves Lives, Sprecher Brewery and Tillamook Country Smoker this September and beyond

ERIE, Colo. (September 1, 2022) – The National Honey Board is celebrating National Honey Month this September with its “Honey Saves Hives” educational program aimed to bring awareness to the importance of honey bees and their crucial role in our ecosystem and global food...

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USDA REPORTS DEMAND FOR HONEY REACHES ALL-TIME HIGH

In USDA Sugar and Sweeteners Report, honey consumption totals 618 million pounds for the first time

ERIE, Colo. (August 17, 2022) – U.S. honey demand reached an all-time high, according to the latest Sugar and Sweeteners Outlook report published by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). In a special article on the U.S. honey market, record-setting consumption of...

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Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Marisa Moore Celebrates Honey as a Natural Ingredient in Partnership with the National Honey Board

In honor of World Bee Day, Moore shares advice for incorporating honey into a balanced diet and the positive affect honey consumption has on honey bees

ERIE, Colo. (May 20, 2022) – In celebration of World Bee Day, the National Honey Board is excited to announce a new partnership with Registered Dietician Nutritionist, Marisa Moore. Together, Moore and the National Honey Board are sharing easy ways to incorporate wholesome...

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The National Honey Board Releases 2021 Annual Report

2021 features significant Increases in honey consumption and expanded sustainability programs

ERIE, Colo. (March 23, 2022) – The National Honey Board (NHB) has released its 2021 Annual Report in video format with highlights of positive consumer research, sustainability efforts, and marketing campaigns across retail, foodservice, consumer and ingredient verticals. In...

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Survey Says: Honey Consumption on the Rise

In 2021 Consumer Survey, Positive Perceptions and Self-Reported Usage of Honey

LONGMONT, Colo. (February 9, 2022) – Following on annual gains in positive perceptions of honey, U.S. consumers also reported significant upticks in honey usage this past year. The increase, revealed in the National Honey Board Consumer Attitudes & Usage Study 2021, follows a...

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Honey Saves Hives Returns for Year Two to Support Honey Bees During National Honey Month

Consumers Can Impact Honey Bee Health by Purchasing Select Made with Honey Products this September from Participating Brands

LONGMONT, Colo. (September 1, 2021) – Returning for a second year after the inaugural 2020 program, the National Honey Board is proud to celebrate National Honey Month this September with “Honey Saves Hives.” As honey bee populations continue to face challenges and experience...

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In Celebration of World Bee Day, Registered Dietitian Maggie Michalczyk Shares Planet-Friendly Tips and Recipes

Michalczyk Highlights the Delightful Benefits of Enjoying Pure, Bee-Friendly Honey

LONGMONT, Colo. (May 20, 2021) – In celebration of World Bee Day, the National Honey Board is continuing their partnership with registered dietitian Maggie Michalczyk, highlighting a few of her favorite planet-friendly tips and #NaturallyWithHoney mealtime inspirations. This...

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National Honey Board Shares Successes in 2020 Annual Report Video

Sustainability programs expanded and honey secured #1 spot as Americans’ most preferred sweetener

LONGMONT, Colo. (March 16, 2021) – The National Honey Board (NHB) has released its 2020 Annual Report in video format with highlights of nutrition professionals’ outreach, bee health research and marketing campaigns across retail, foodservice, consumer and ingredient...

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National Honey Board Appoints 2021 Board Members and Alternates

LONGMONT, Colo. (February 1, 2021) – The National Honey Board (NHB) is pleased to announce its newest board member and alternate positions, appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Purdue. Secretary Purdue selects and appoints members to the Board after reviewing...

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BUZZWORTHY NEWS: Honey Ranks as Americans' #1 Preferred Sweetener

In 2020 Consumer Survey, Honey Surpasses White Sugar for the First Time

LONGMONT, Colo. (November 18, 2020) – The sweetener made by Mother Nature claims the number one spot among Americans as their most preferred sweetener. The ranking, revealed in the National Honey Board Consumer Attitudes & Usage Study 2020, asked consumers to choose their...

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