2011 American Honey Show
Top Honors Given During 2011 American Honey Show
ABF members James and Karen Belli, of Wadsworth, Illinois, and Liz Vaenoski, of Clinton, Wisconsin, took top honors at the 2011 American Honey Show. The Belli's White Honey won Best of Show - Honey, and Vaenoski's Artistic Beeswax received Best of Show - Related Items.
The two were among 24 entrants in the show, which was held during the 2011 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow in Galveston, Texas. The entries were auctioned to benefit the American Honey Queen Program.
Click here to view the complete list of 2011 American Honey Show winning entries.
Call for Entries for the 2011 American Honey Show
The American Beekeeping Federation (ABF) invites you to enter the 2011 American Honey Show, which will be held during the 2011 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow in Galveston, Texas. 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 feature 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 “Mardi Gras.”
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 17, 2010.
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!
2011 American Honey Show Sponsors
The ABF thanks the following companies for their support of the American Honey Show:
Water White Honey: Sioux Honey Association
Extra White Honey: Dutch Gold Honey, Inc.
White Honey: Golden Heritage Foods, LLC
Extra Light Amber Honey: Pierco, Inc.
Light Amber Honey: Ashurst's American Honey & Beekeeping
Amber Honey: Burleson's, Inc.
Creamed Honey: Mann Lake Ltd.
Beeswax Block - Natural: Dadant & Sons
Artistic Beeswax Candles: Betterbee, Inc.
Dark Honey: Glorybee Foods, Inc.
Chunk Honey: The Speedy Bee
Round Comb Sections: Ross Rounds, Inc.
Cut Comb Honey: Tropical Blossom Honey Co.
Artistic Beeswax: Texas Insurance & Financial Services
Beeswax Candles: Ellingson's, Inc.
Honey Gift Basket: Meeting Expectations, Inc.
(Sponsors as of December 3, 2010)