Every KSBA member is eligible to bring and sell honey
at the Kentucky State Fair.
Beekeepers may check in their honey and/or products to sell at the West Wing honey booth on the following days and times:
- Sunday, August 15th, from 12:00 p.m. EDT until 3:00 p.m. EDT. (Note: Do not show up early and drop off your honey and/or products without obtaining an inventory slip)
- Monday, August 16th – Wednesday, August 18th, from 10:00 a.m. EDT until 4:00 p.m. EDT.
- During the Fair, honey may be checked in daily from 12:00p.m. EDT until 6:00 p.m. EDT. (Note: please check with the booth manager(s) prior to re-stocking your honey to see if it is needed. If management says there is ample stock of your honey, do NOT bring any additional honey to the booth)
- Please make sure to obtain a receipt for any products submitted for sale.
Labels must be in compliance with Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services. You may send your honey labels (PDF, image file, word document et al.) to Virginia Hamilton at the KDPH for a free review:
Virginia Hamilton, R.S.
KY DPH Food Safety Branch
275 East Main Street,
Mail Stop: HS 1C-F
Frankfort, Kentucky 40621
Moisture content must be no more than 18%. For full details please see the 2021 HONEY BOOTH GUIDELINES.
KSBA welcomes and appreciates your participation. Everyone be safe!
Thomas Ballinger, President