KSBA announcements


Schedule for Associations Working the Honey Booth

Below is the schedule for associations working the Honey Booth at the State Fair. Thursday, Aug. 16: Bluegrass Beekeepers Association. Friday, Aug. 17: Bluegrass Beekeepers Association. Saturday, Aug. 18: Oldham County Beekeepers Association. Sunday, Aug. 19: Shelby County Beekeepers Association. Monday, Aug. 20: Allen County Beekeepers Association. Tuesday, Aug. 21 (morning): […]

Honey table and candlemaking at the 2015 Honey Booth

Guidelines issued for KSBA Honey Booth sales

The Kentucky State Beekeepers Association (KSBA) board has stipulated that all honey sold at the Kentucky State Fair Honey Booth must be produced by Kentucky beekeepers and harvested from Kentucky honey bees as per the new “Certified Kentucky Honey” program. Labeling Avoid the word “monofloral.” If you designate your honey […]


KSBA Launches Kentucky Certified Honey Program

By: David Shockey The Kentucky Certified Honey Program is an official marketing program of the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association (KSBA). The goals of the program are twofold: first, to promote local honey that is produced by the beekeepers of the KSBA and is a genuine product of the State; second, […]


KSBA fall vendors must prove liability insurance

Vendors planning to be part of the fall conference of the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association (KSBA) on Nov. 3 must quickly handle some newly discovered late-breaking requirements that potential vendors provide advance proof of their liability insurance within the next couple of weeks. Mike Mabry KSBA vice president, says vendors […]


Price List for 2018 Honey Booth

Once again, the Kentucky State Beekeepers Association (KSBA) will be selling honey at the Honey Booth at the State Fair. You must be a current member of KSBA to sell your honey. Memberships can be renewed at the State Fair or online. Prices will remain the same as last year. All […]

Honey table at the 2015 Honey Booth

Minutes from KSBA Summer Board Meeting

By: David Shockey Kentucky State Beekeepers Association Summer Board Meeting Kelley Bees Office Building Clarkson, KY 5:30 PM, June 2, 2018 Meeting was called to order by Jake Osborne, President Attendees: David Shockey Hardin Co. Joe Taylor Grayson Co. Rick Sutton Lancaster, KY Randy Roberts Madison Co. Ted Caldwell Green […]


Minutes of the 2018 KSBA Spring Business Meeting

Kentucky State Beekeepers Association Spring Meeting, March 17, 2018 by: David Shockey, KSBA secretary Business/Board Meeting was held on evening of Friday, March 16, 2018 at the Comfort Inn in London, KY. Those in attendance: Patrick Stallons, Pennyrile Brad Hodges, Pennyrile David Shockey, Hardin & Grayson Jake Osborne, Davis John […]