A1115 - Honey processing and apiaries

Industry code: A1115
Premium rate: 2.26

Classification Facts

Class: A - Agriculture
Rate Code: A11 - Light Agriculture Operations
Subcode: 15


Operational Details
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in raising bees, collecting and gathering honey, and performing other apiculture activities.

Equipment used in the honey producing process includes a stainless steel tubing system that is used to extract the honey from the honeycombs. This processing is labour intensified using strainers and hand tools.

In the production process, honey is canned or bottled in containers for sale. The product can be sold at farmer's markets or contracts may be entered into with local grocery or chain stores, or convenience stores.

SIC Codes
000000013 - Honey processing
000000014 - Apiaries

Previous Codes

NAICS 2007
Code: 11291 - Apiculture