Enter, Share and LearnCowichan Exhibition
The Cowichan Exhibition
The Honey Division
- Honey – White, three 375ml jars
- Honey – Golden, three 375ml jars
- Honey – Amber, three 375ml jars
- Honey Novice class – Any colour, three 375ml jars
- Honey Granulated – Three 375ml jars
- Section Comb Honey – Example: Ross Rounds, Half Hogg Cassette, square section
- Full Frame Comb Honey – Shallow Dadant or deep Langstroth (no black foundation)
- Bees Wax – Two 500 gram blocks (that are the same).
- Pollen – Three 375ml jars
- Hive Derived Creations – Potions, Lotions, Lip Balm, Candles, Toothpastes, Infused honey
- Apiculture Gadgets & Art – Graphics, Pottery, Needle work, Poetry, Education Display, Beekeeping Gadgets, Tools (Must be directly apiculture related)
- Mead (Honey wine) – Two 750ml bottles (1 for judging, 1 for display)
- Observation Hive – A caste of Bees in a Hive
- Photography – Pollinators, Beekeepers, and Photography from the Hive
- Educational Display – A focus message or Issue to teach about in apiculture.
* All categories have awards for 1st,2nd and 3rd place.
* Novice awards are for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th in “Class 5”
|CLASS||1ST PLACE||2ND PLACE||3RD PLACE|
|1. WHITE||Jane Wines||Brian Scullion||Brenda Sanders|
|2. GOLDEN||Brenda Sanders||Brian Scullion||Bill Sanderson|
|3. AMBER||Kate Winter|
|4. NOVICE CLASS||Brenda Sanders||Susan Hopkins||Steve Currie|
|5. GRANULATED||Ian Low|
|6. SECTION COMB HNEY||No Entries submitted|
|7. FULL FRAME COMB||Ian Low|
|8. BEES WAX – BLOCK||Ian Low|
|9. POLLEN||Brian Scullion|
|11. OBSERVATION HIVE||Ian Low|
2 identical items 1-8oz.
Bees Wax Food Wraps
|13 Apiculture Gadget and art||
Knitted Honey comb hexagon with little bees
Invented a honey super carrying device
Knitted Beehive with knitted frames (manipulative for play)
Bee on Daisies
Young Beekeeper with frame in Fireweed
Bee on Sage Flower
|15. EDUCATIONAL DISPLAY||Ian Low|
|16. GRAND AGGREGATE||Ian Low|
Convener: Ian Low (email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org)
Description: This Division is supported by the Cowichan Beekeepers and meant for beekeepers and bee minded artists to enter their own products into a friendly competition with the explicit purpose of educating the public, improving beekeeper education, product quality, and celebrating beekeeper innovation.
* All Beekeepers from far and wide are encouraged to enter the Cowichan Exhibition. https://www.cowex.ca/
Some Awards will also be offered beyond the ribbons for 1,2&3rd place. If you are intersted in sponsoring a medallion or prize, please contact IAN LOW email@example.com
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