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Iowa Honey Producers Association Membership

Iowa Honey Producers Association




Click this link to open a printable copy of the IHPA Membership Form.

Iowa Honey Producers Association Membership Form


IHPA Membership Contact Person:

Treasurer: Rhonda Heston
52735 187th Avenue
Chariton, IA  50049
(515) 724-2124


2016 membership dues are $20 for an individual membership and $5 for a second family member living in your household.


Rhonda Heston, Treasurer


Why you will be happy to become a member of the Iowa Honey Producers Association


The Iowa Honey Producers Association represents the needs and the interests of the  beekeeping industry.


For the benefit of its members, the IHPA offers:

honey industry promotion

opportunities for networking with honey producers

educational seminars

field day

annual conference and trade show

financial support for honey bee research

monthly newsletter

membership directory

advocacy for the industry relating to legislative issues

access to national beekeeping journals

membership in the Iowa State Horticultural Society

promotions at the Iowa State Fair

beekeeping classes/educational opportunities

youth scholarship/ mentoring program

works closely with the State Apiarist 


By-Laws of the Iowa Honey Producers Association


Article 11 - Objects

The objects of this Association shall be to coodinate the interest of the beekeepers of Iowa and bring them into closer relationship of mutual helpfulness by association, conference and correspondence; to sponsor legislation for the benefit and protection of the industry; to assit in the dissemination of information on the control of diseases; to inform the members and the public of the valuable use of honey as well as the importance of the honey bee in relation to the pollination of agricultural crops, and to support every effort to promote the advancement of the beekeeping industry.


Article 111 - Membership

Section 1.  Anyone interested in the beekeeping industry is entitled to a membership in this organization.