Estimated Production and Value of Honey in Alberta and Canada (2009-2013, 2013r and 2014p)

 
 
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Estimated Production and Value of Honey in Alberta (2009-2013, 2013r and 2014p)
Alberta:
Average (2009-2013)
2013r
2014p
Beekeepers - No.
805
890
930
Colonies - No.
269,620
278,100
282,000
Average Yield Per Colony * lbs
125
119
122
kg
57
54
55
Total Production lbs
33,789,200
33,200,000
34,404,000
metric tonnes
15,327
15,059
15,606
Value of Honey ($)
61,096,000
72,905,000
78,602,000
Estimated Production and Value of Honey in Canada** (2009-2013, 2013r and 2014p)
Canada:
Average (2009-2013)
2013r
2014p
Beekeepers - No.
7,789
8,489
8,777
Colonies - No.
641,553
667,397
694,217
Average Yield Per Colony * lbs
124
115
117
kg
56
52
53
Total Production lbs
79,817,000
76,468,000
81,556,000
metric tonnes
36,205
34,686
36,994
Value of Honey ($)***
155,726,000
181,283,000
201,620,000
* - Yield rounded to nearest whole number.
** - Does not include Newfoundland and Labrador.
*** - The estimated Canadian value excludes inventory sales except for in Quebec.
r - Revised
p - Preliminary
n/a - Not available
Source: Statistics Canada
 
 
 
 
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This information published to the web on March 7, 2003.
Last Reviewed/Revised on June 18, 2015.