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
Best Management Practices for Mite Control in WI

Best Management Practices for Mite Control in WI

WHPA issues a Best Management Practices for Varroa mite control in Wisconsin. Beekeepers from hobbyist to commercial scale are challenged by controlling Varroa mite infestations in their colonies. This document is intended to educate Wisconsin beekeepers on factors to...
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...
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...
WHPA Summer Night Social July 17, 2020

WHPA Summer Night Social July 17, 2020

Join WHPA for a summer night social on Friday, July 17th at the Hotel Mead Bar at 5pm in Wisconsin Rapids. More information to be announced.  
2018 Honey Show Comes to WHPA Convention

2018 Honey Show Comes to WHPA Convention

The WI State Fair will be judging honey entries Friday, November 2, 2018 at 1 pm at Hotel Mead in Wisconsin Rapids, WI during the Wisconsin Honey Producers Association Fall Convention. 2018 Honey Show Entry Rules & Information