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This contest is Sponsored by The Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees, Inc.
(the winning State essay competes in the National contest)
2018 Essay Topic: “What’s So Super About the Super Organism in the Honey Bee?”
The honey bee continues to be on everyone’s mind. From beekeepers to scientists to the public, the honey bee is a great super organism. What does this mean to you, to your community and to the world? Put on your thinking caps and GO!
For complete announcement and rules, CLICK HERE.
AWARDS: Cash Prizes to 3 Top Winners:
•1st Place — $750.00 •2nd Place — $500.00 •3rd Place — $250.00
Each State Winner, including the national winners, receives an appropriate book about honey bees, beekeeping, or honey.
Send essay to:
4-H Beekeeping Essay Contest
State 4-H Office
531 S. College Avenue
113 Townsend Hall
Newark, DE 19716
Please call the State 4-H Office (302-831-2509) if you do not get confirmation of receipt of your essay.
State 4-H Essay Winners:
- 2018- LAKE VASEY
- 2015 – DORY MCCORMICK
- 2014 – KAYLIE WITHROW
- 2013 – SPRING VASEY and 2nd Place Winner in the National Contest
- 2012 – SPRING VASEY and winner of Honorable Mention in the National Contest
- 2011 – MIKAYLA OCKELS and 3rd Place Winner in the National Contest
- 2010 – KYLE SPILLANE