The Bayer Bee Care Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award

2020 Bayer Bee Care Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award

2020 Bayer Bee Care Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award

Bayer celebrates pollinator enthusiasts and beekeepers who share the benefits of bees with their community.

Six Reasons Why You Should Apply for the Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award

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Six Reasons Why You Should Apply for the Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award

The Bayer Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award, sponsored by the North American Bayer Bee Care Program, recognizes the next generation of beekeepers (12-18 years old) and their efforts to give back to their communities through activities that support honey bee and pollinator health.

Meet the Next Gen Leaders in Pollinator Health: Tucker Leck

Meet the Next Gen Leaders in Pollinator Health: Tucker Leck

We caught up with past Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award recipient Tucker Leck to learn more about his passion for beekeeping and food production.

Meet the Next Gen Leaders in Pollinator Health: Jake Reisdorf

Meet the Next Gen Leaders in Pollinator Health: Jake Reisdorf

We caught up with past Blue Ribbon Beekeeper Award recipient Jake Reisdorf to get a glimpse into the life of a young beekeeper and business owner.

Award Recipients

Award Recipients

Bayer has recognized leaders in pollinator health since 2013. Find out about the work our past winners have done in their communities, schools and beyond!

Announcing the 2018 Young Beekeeper Award Winners

Winner of the 2018 Young Beekeeper Award

Announcing the 2018 Young Beekeeper Award Winners

Bayer celebrates pollinator enthusiasts and beekeepers who share the benefits of bees with their community.

From Beekeeper to Scientist: Highlighting the Next Generation's Passion for Pollinators

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From Beekeeper to Scientist: Highlighting the Next Generation's Passion for Pollinators

This year’s Young Beekeeper Award winner went from caring for one hive to studying a cure for American Foulbrood disease, all before graduating high school.

2017 Community Leadership and Young Beekeeper Award Winners

2017 Community Leadership and Young Beekeeper Award Winners

Winners of the Fifth Annual Community Leadership Award and first-ever Young Beekeeper Award winner