WHPA Welcomes New District Chairs

WHPA Welcomes New District Chairs

WHPA welcomes Chris Hansen and Missy Moore to the Northeastern and Central Districts where they will each serve as District Chair respectively. Hansen replaces outgoing Northeastern District Chair Dan Piechowski who now serves on the WHPA Board of Directors. Moore was...
UW Students Create a Buzz with Bee Shield

UW Students Create a Buzz with Bee Shield

UW-Oshkosh students Macall Hill (now alumnus), Jessica Tarter, and Parker Schmidt are 3 business administration students at UW-Oshkosh who joined forces with UW-Oshkosh’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI) to develop and market the Bee Shield™. CEI...
WHPA Summer Conference July 18, 2020

WHPA Summer Conference July 18, 2020

Join WHPA on Saturday, July 18, 2020 for the annual Summer Conference Hotel Mead, Wisconsin Rapids Hotel Rooms $99/night + tax REGISTRATION AND SPEAKERS TBA
2019 Beekeeper of the Year, Kent Pegorsch

2019 Beekeeper of the Year, Kent Pegorsch

On November 2 Kent Pegorsch was honored as WHPA’s 2019 Beekeeper of the Year at the annual Fall Convention in Fond du Lac, WI. Kent is the current WHPA President and also serves as a Director for the American Beekeeping Federation. He owns and operates Dancing Bear...
Lee Heine Honored with WHPA Pioneer Award

Lee Heine Honored with WHPA Pioneer Award

Lee Heine of Hillsboro, WI was honored with the WHPA Pioneer Award on November 2 in Fond du Lac, WI at the annual WHPA Fall Convention.The Pioneer Award is a lifetime achievement recognition of members who have made a long lasting, significant impact on the beekeeping...