ABF members Tim Tucker, of Niotaze, Kansas, and Charles Lorence, of Aurora, Illinois, took top honors at the 2012 American Honey Show. Tucker's Extra Light Amber Honey won Best of Show - Honey, and Lorence's Chunk Honey received Best of Show - Related Items.
The two were among 57 entries in the show, which was held during the 2012 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada. The entries were auctioned to benefit the American Honey Queen Program.
Click here to view the complete list of 2012 American Honey Show winning entries.
Call for Entries for the 2012 American Honey Show
The American Beekeeping Federation (ABF) invites you to enter the 2012 American Honey Show, which will be held during the 2012 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is a prime opportunity to showcase your bees' abilities to produce the purest honey, the best wax and the most goodies.
The Honey Show will showcase the best examples of honey and beeswax. It includes 12 classes for honey, four for beeswax and the gift basket class. Also, the Honey Show Committee has announced that the theme for the Honey Gift Basket class this year will be "Super Bowl Party."
After the entries are judged, they will be auctioned to benefit the American Honey Queen Program.
Click here for the official show rules/regulations and entry form. NOTE: The entry form and appropriate fees must arrive at the ABF offices by Friday, December 16, 2011.
Questions? Contact the ABF office at 404.760.2875 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also download some helpful Honey Show hints and tips by clicking here. Good luck!
2012 American Honey Show Sponsors
If you are interested in participating as a 2012 American Honey Show sponsor, please contact Robin Dahlen, ABF executive director, at 404.760.2875 or via e-mail at email@example.com for more details.