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Young beekeepers have a little extra time to apply for an award by Bayer that recognizes their work.
 
The Young Beekeeper Award recognizes youth who are working in their community supporting honey bee focused initiatives. This year, the three prizes will be awarded to the next generation of beekeepers. Becky Langer, Project Manager for Bayer’s North America Bee Care Program, explains who can apply for the award…
 

 

 
First prize will receive $3,000, with prizes for second and third place winners, as well. Langer says protecting bee’s is a priority for Bayer, along with developing the next generation of beekeepers…
 

 

 
 
Jake Residorf won the award last year. He says his project focuses on educating others about bee health…
 

 

 
Learn more about the award and submit applications before May 31, 2018 by visiting the Bayer bee health website, www.beehealth.bayer.us.

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