The 2018 Beekeeping Essay Contest theme has been announced. This year’s topic is “What's So Super About the Super Organism in the Honey Bee?”
The deadline for submission to the Texas 4-H office is Sunday, February 18, 2018.
Submissions will only be accepted electronically via Texas 4-H Connect:
Event: State – 2018 Beekeeping Essay contest
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three winners from Texas 4-H:
- 1st Place: $200.00
- 2nd Place: $100.00
- 3rd Place: $50.00
The first place essay will advance to the national contest representing Texas 4-H.
The complete rules and guidelines are attached. They will also be available online under the Entomology Project section of the Texas 4-H website http://texas4-h.tamu.edu.
You can see past winner’s essays by visiting the following website and clicking on 4-H Essays tab at the top of their page. http://preservationofhoneybees.org/