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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

Posted on November 18, 2020 - 12:00 AM

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...
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Zen Bee Meadery’s Mara Ume Wins Best in Show at Mead Crafters Competition

Posted on October 08, 2020 - 06:00 AM

LONGMONT, Colo. (October 8, 2020) — A mead inspired by Japanese plum wine took home the top prize in the National Honey Board’s second annual Mead Crafters Competition, which featured 305 entries from commercial meaderies in the...
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Join the National Honey Board and U.S. Food Manufacturers to Support Honey Bees with Honey Saves Hives

Purchase Select Made with Honey Products During National Honey Month to Help Fund Bee Health Research

Posted on September 01, 2020 - 05:00 AM

LONGMONT, Colo. (September 1, 2020) – The National Honey Board, in collaboration with several leading U.S. food manufacturers, is launching “Honey Saves Hives,” a program designed to fund bee health research. To celebrate National...
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Rogue Ales’ Honey Kolsch Back on Top at Sixth Annual Honey Beer Competition

Posted on August 19, 2020 - 04:30 PM

LONGMONT, Colo. (August 19, 2020) — It’s rather fitting that a beer “Dedicated to Bees” took the top spot in the 2020 Honey Beer Competition, which garnered 220 entries from professional brewers throughout the United...
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National Honey Board and Project Apis m. Celebrate National Honey Bee Day with Launch of Bee Health Collective Website

Partners Include USDA, Almond Board of California and Bee Informed Partnership

Posted on August 13, 2020 - 06:00 AM

LONGMONT, Colo. (August 13, 2020) – In celebration of National Honey Bee Day, the National Honey Board and Project Apis M. have partnered with several industry organizations to launch a new offering: The Bee Health Collective website. The...
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Honey Beer Competition Online Registration Closes Soon

Posted on July 09, 2020 - 03:40 PM

LONGMONT, Colo. (July 6, 2020) — Registration for the National Honey Board’s free Honey Beer Competition closes on July 17th. The 5th annual competition recognizes the best made with honey beers in the nation. “We talked to...
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National Honey Board Shares Successes in 2019 Annual Report

Three major nutrition studies and Queen's Choice Award for top honey products launched

Posted on July 09, 2020 - 03:57 PM

LONGMONT, Colo. (July 1, 2020) – The National Honey Board has launched a nutrition research program, and the first three studies will focus on gut health-related to honey consumption. This program, along with a sustainability program...
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Registered Dietitian Maggie Michalczyk Highlights the Power of Honey with New Recipes

Michalczyk showcases how any dish, from appetizers to cocktails, benefits when it’s deliciously flavored #NaturallyWithHoney

Posted on June 08, 2020 - 06:00 AM

LONGMONT, Colo. (June 9, 2020) – For registered dietitian Maggie Michalczyk, incorporating natural ingredients into her everyday diet is an important step for feeling her best. When she’s looking to add a flavorful addition to her...
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Drink and Be Merry with These Crowd-Pleasing Holiday Cocktails

Award Winning Mixologist Julia Momose shares how a drizzle of honey elevates her favorite beverages

Posted on November 07, 2019 - 12:35 PM

LONGMONT, Colo. (November 7, 2019) – The holiday season is known as the most wonderful time of the year, but sometimes entertaining can lead to more stress and mess than fun and festivities. A little organization and planning, such as having a...
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National Honey Board Appoints New Board Members and Alternates

Posted on September 09, 2019 - 12:00 AM

LONGMONT, Colo. (September 9, 2019) – The National Honey Board (NHB) is pleased to announce its newest members and alternates, appointed by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue. Secretary Purdue selects and appoints members to the...
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