hivesKSBA supports and encourages the formation of local beekeeping organizations to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, skills, and friendship among local beekeepers. Local beekeeping organizations can apply for affiliation with KSBA.

Local organizations affiliated with KSBA receive:

  • One seat on the KSBA Executive Committee.
  • Assistance with exhibits and demonstrations.
  • $100 startup fund for new local associations.
  • Inclusion on the KSBA map of local bee clubs.
  • Financial assistance with bee schools, field days, or related events.
  • Ability to keep $2 of any KSBA memberships paid through the local organization.
  • Opportunity to participate in KSBA’s Honey Booth at the State Fair.

For more information on becoming a KSBA affiliate organization, please contact the KSBA president.