What We Do

The Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees is a charitable research
and education foundation organized with a mission of preserving and
protecting honey bees to ensure a quality food supply and environment.

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The Foundation is supported by donations from the beekeeping industry, from allied agricultural businesses, from agricultural associations, and from others interested in the preservation of honey bees. You can now donate to the American Honey Queen Scholarship Fund. This fund is also tax deductible. Since the Foundation is organized under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, contributions qualify for tax-deductible treatment.


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4H Essays - Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees

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Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees

2019 Essay Topic: Honey Varietals, State to State

Each jar of honey reflects an unrepeatable combination of climate, soil, weather and flowers. Each state has unique honey varietals that beekeepers can market to their customers. Please identify one unique varietal to your state and discuss the flower’s uniqueness and how beekeepers can effectively market that varietal.

In your essay, please include a photo of the varietal’s flower, an interview with a local beekeeper who collects this varietal and a recipe that highlights the varietal.

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Contact Us

For further information about the Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees, please contact our office at:

Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees
Nola Salisbury, Executive Director
Email | +1 720-616-4145
500 Discovery Parkway, Suite 125
Superior, CO 80027