Section I - Honey & Beeswax
All honey and hive products must be the property of the exhibitor and must have been produced by him/her within the past 15 months. ONLY ONE ENTRY PER FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD IN CLASSES 1-4. DO NOT USE ADHESIVE SEALS OR FLIPTOP LIDS.
All honey exhibited must have been gathered and ripened in a natural way by honeybees.
No exhibitor's name or label will be allowed on any entry.
Competent judging will be provided. Judges may withhold prizes for insufficient merit.
Any exhibitor who wishes information as to how his/her entry was placed by the judge can receive this information by consulting with the chairman of the honey exhibits. A copy of the Standards for Honey Judging in Maryland will be available on request.
first $8___ second $6____third $5____fourth $4____fifth $3
1.White Extracted Honey (3 queenline , classic or other 1 lb. flat-faced honey jars)
2.Light Amber Extracted Honey (3 queenline , classic or other 1 lb. flat-faced honey jars)
3.Amber Extracted Honey (3 queenline , classic or other 1 lb. flat-faced honey jars)
4.Dark Extracted Honey (3 queenline, classic or other 1 lb. flat-faced honey jars)
5.Chunk Honey (3 - 1 lb. widemouth round jars)
6.Creamed (finely granulated) Honey (1 lb .widemouth round jar)
7.square Comb Section (3 sections required)
8. Round comb section (3 sections required)
9.Medium or deep extracting frame of honey encased in glass/plexiglass display case
10. Shallow comb honey frame encased in glass/plexiglass display case (no plastic foundation)
11.Cut comb (3 pieces in fully clear plastic boxes)
12.Pollen (1/2 lb. minimum in one standard honey jar)
13.Processed Propolis (2 oz. minimum)
14.Block of Beeswax (1 lb. minimum)
15.Fancy Molded Beeswax (1 lb. minimum)
16.Artistic Beeswax (1 lb. minimum)
17.Rolled Beeswax Candles (2 required)
18.Hand dipped Beeswax Candles (2 required)
19.Molded Beeswax Candles -straight tapered (2 required)
20.Molded Beeswax Candles -figurine (2 required)
21. Beeswax ornaments (3 required)
22. Other beeswax products (include product name, recipe & list percent of beeswax )
24.Personal Gift pack containing honeybee products
25.Beekeeping arts & crafts
26. Equipment or gadget
CLASS- first- $25____second $20____third $15____fourth $10
28.Beekeeping Display (includes products of the hive or equipment)