Enter in the Black Jar Honey Contest at the Summer Meeting!

Enter in the Black Jar Honey Contest at the Summer Meeting!

Enter the Black Jar Honey Contest at the Summer Meeting! Make plans to enter the Black Jar Honey Tasting Contest at the WHPA/MHPA Summer Meeting at the DoubleTree Hilton in St. Paul, MN July 11-13! Please note: this is NOT the same as a honey judging show typically...
WHPA Announces The Lee Heine ‘Good People’ Award

WHPA Announces The Lee Heine ‘Good People’ Award

The Wisconsin Honey Producers Association is proud to announce a new national award entitled, the Lee Heine ‘Good People’ Award in honor of Lee Heine, a longtime friend and leader in the beekeeping industry who passed away in 2021 after a courageous battle with...
Make Your Voice Heard! Contact Your Legislator About the HIVE Act!

Make Your Voice Heard! Contact Your Legislator About the HIVE Act!

Below is a message from American Beekeeping Federation President Dan Winter. WHPA members  – and non-members too – are encouraged to contact their federal Congressmen and Senators to encourage support for the HIVE Act. For questions about the HIVE Act,...
4-H Essay Contest on Varietal Honey

4-H Essay Contest on Varietal Honey

2024 National 4-H Essay Contest Topic: Varietal Honeys For this essay, a 4-H student should answer these questions: What makes a varietal honey?   What are some unique varietals? How are some of the valuable varietals confirmed to be authentic (e.g., Manuka honey UMF...
2024 WI Honey Queen Crowned

2024 WI Honey Queen Crowned

The Wisconsin Honey Producers Association is proud to announce that Sadie Goettl of Berlin, Wisconsin was selected as the 2024 Wisconsin Honey Queen. Sadie is the daughter of Tammy and Tony Goettl. A graduate of Berlin High School, Sadie is a student at the University...