Beekeeping Essay Contest for 4-H Students Announced

4H4-H students are invited to submit essays for the National 4-H Beekeeping Essay Contest, sponsored by The Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees, Inc. This year’s essay topic is “Bees and Pollination. How Important is it?”

This is a national competition and each state can submit only one essay. All submissions from Kentucky 4-H students will be reviewed and a state winner selected. The winning essay for Kentucky will be submitted to the national competition. Students interested in writing an essay should contact their local 4-H office for contest details.