National Honey Board Offers Honey Locator to the Industry


(The following is brought to us by the American Bee Journal.) 12/12/12

Firestone, Colo., December 11, 2012 – The National Honey Board (NHB) wants to remind honey industry members that they can have their honey company listed on the NHB’s online directory website,

The Honey Locator is a valuable search tool that helps consumers and members of the food industry find suppliers to purchase honey from. The website includes ways to search for specific honey varietals, as well as different forms of honey, like comb honey or whipped honey. Honey purchasers can also search for honey from a particular location (such as their home state), and for other goods and services offered by honey producers, packers and importers. has an average of 15,000 monthly visitors, with over 120,000 unique visitors in 2012. With a little over 300 companies listed on the site, this is an effortless way to grow your business. This site has proven invaluable for people looking for a specific varietal, form of honey or honey from their area.

Honey Locator is a one-time fee of $50.00, which is the only cost incurred over the life of the membership. If the applicant is a current assessment payer, this one-time fee will be waived. Members will be reminded to update their current information and honey offerings on a yearly basis.

For more information, please log on to or call the National Honey Board office at 800-553-7162.

The National Honey Board is a federal research and promotion board under USDA oversight that conducts research, marketing and promotion programs to help maintain and expand markets for honey and honey products. These programs are funded by an assessment of one cent per pound on domestic and imported honey.

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