Youth Beekeeping Partnership Program
IHPA Youth Mentoring Program deadline extended to October 15th, 2014
The deadline for application for the Youth Program has been extended to October 15th. Please click on the Youth Program tab for more information on applying to the youth mentoring program.
The Iowa Honey Producers Association is proud to promote the wonders of beekeeping to the next generation of beekeepers. Through the IHPA Youth Partnership Program, youth ages 13 to 17 (by November 1st of the current year) can apply for the oppertunity to learn beekeeping from a local mentor.
This is a great hands on experience. Youth will learn the skills needed to maintain their very own beehive! The beekeeping mentor will teach and guide participants in working with a live beehive which will be their's to keep upon successfull completion of the program. For more details and requirements, click on the two documents below.