Big Island Beekeepers Association

Our mission is ​to assist fellow beekeepers; to educate beekeepers and the public in matters related to honey bees and beekeeping; to cooperate in marketing honey bee products; to provide community service related to bee issues; to promote beekeeping by creating a positive image of honey bees, beekeeping and bee products.

Bees at Work

Upcoming Events

Beekeeper Holding a Honeycomb

Monthly Meeting

May Monthly Meeting

Beekeeper Holding a Honeycomb

Learning Apiary

Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month



Annual Hawaiian Honey Challenge

Statewide challenge to showcase the diversity and quality of the honey produced to raise public's awareness. For the beekeepers, it is a platform for recognition of their work.

Save The Bees Hawai'i

Campaign initiated for the creation and passage of an updated, fair and inclusive County of Hawai’i bee ordinance that will allow bees and their keepers to flourish and continue to provide benefits to our island’s economy.