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2016 American Honey Show

The American Beekeeping Federation (ABF) invites you to enter the 2016 American Honey Show, which will be held during the 2016 American Beekeeping Federation Conference & Tradeshow in Ponte Vedra Beach (Jacksonville), Florida. 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 eighteen (18) classes twelve (12) for honey, five (5) for beeswax (including the new category of Beeswax Art) and the gift box class. The gift box theme for 2016 is "Fountain of Youth.

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 11, 2015. After the 11th, you can still participate. You just need to bring your payment for your submissions along with your honey to the conference. 

Questions? Contact the ABF office at 404.760.2875 or via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You can also download some helpful Honey Show hints and tips by clicking here. Good luck!

Congratulations to Norbert Neal, Elk City, KS for Best of Show - Honey for his Extra Light Amber Honey and to Carmen Conrad, Canal Winchester, OH for Best of Show- Related Products for her Honey Gift Box. For a complete list of the winners click here!