HONEY and BEESWAX
Production, Price, and Value , Montana, USA


Year Colonies
of Bees
Honey
Yield Per
Colony
Production Price Per Pound Value of Production
Honey Beeswax Honey Beeswax Honey Beeswax
(000) Pounds (000) Pounds Cents (000) Dollars
Series with beeswax discontinued.
1981 108 100 10,800 184 57 198.0 6,156 364
1980
1979
1978
1977
1976
103
103
99
96
85
104
128
89
57
112
10,712
13,184
8,811
5,472
9,520
214
224
159
104
162
56.0
57.7
53.8
53.9
46.9
190.0
164.0
178.0
172.0
108.0
5,999
7,607
4,740
2,949
4,465
407
367
283
179
175
1975
1974
1973
1972
1971
83
81
78
74
74
94
88
101
110
55
7,802
7,128
7,878
8,140
4,070
140
114
158
163
81
47.3
50.1
41.4
30.4
21.4
112.0
125.0
73.0
67.0
61.0
3,690
3,571
3,261
2,475
871
157
143
115
109
49
1970
1969
1968
1967
1966
74
75
78
78
79
105
125
85
98
80
7,770
9,375
6,630
7,644
6,320
155
178
133
153
126
15.6
14.2
13.2
14.2
15.4
61.0
61.0
66.0
62.0
49.0
1,212
1331
875
1,085
973
95
109
88
95
62
1965
1964
1963
1962
1961
80
78
77
77
79
72
63
125
64
73
5,760
4,914
9,625
4,928
5,767
121
93
173
94
115
15.1
16.3
17.2
16.0
17.0
46.0
44.0
43.0
43.0
44.0
870
801
1,656
788
980
56
41
74
40
51
1960
1959
1958
1957
1956
83
82
78
74
69
71
90
80
105
86
5,893
7,380
6,240
7,770
5,934
106
133
106
140
95
16.7
15.1
14.5
16.0
16.7
43.0
44.0
45.0
58.0
58.0
984
1,114
905
1,243
991
46
59
48
81
55
1955
1954
1953
1952
1951
68
68
67
62
65
91
85
90
83
80
6,188
5,780
6,030
5,146
5,200
105
104
98
93
94
16.6
14.8
14.0
14.0
13.6
53.0
45.0
41.0
42.0
53.0
1,027
855
844
720
707
56
48
40
39
50
1950
1949
1948
1947
1946
62
62
64
64
52
60
58
122
70
66
3,720
3,596
7,808
4,480
3,432
60
61
141
81
69
14.3
12.2
12.4
21.9
22.5
46.0
36.0
44.0
45.0
43.0
532
439
968
981
772
28
22
62
36
30
1945
1944
1943
1942
50
44
39
37
76
101
102
128
3,800
4,444
3,978
4,736
87
102
90
104
16.1
15.3
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42.0
42.0
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612
680
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37
43
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