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Youth Beekeeping Partnership 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.

 

2014 Youth Beekeeping Partnership Program Application (pdf)

2014 Youth Beekeeping Partnership Program Criteria (pdf)