The Roy Paterson Trophy
Sponsored by: Pharmapac
This annual award recognizes the most innovative idea, invention or new piece of technology which has been designed to benefit beekeepers. Nominations for judging will be accepted from members of the industry, or from the individual or company who holds the rights to the innovation.
Apiculture NZ Unsung Hero Award – The Buzziest Bee
The Buzziest Bee Award was instigated to recognize the efforts of an individual member within the Apiculture Industry, who has gone that extra mile, and given his or her time for the betterment of the industry without seeking recognition or reward.
The Peter Molan Award
Sponsored by: Oha Honey Limited Partnership
The Peter Molan Award was instigated to recognize the efforts of an individual member, or team of people from within the Apiculture Industry, who have made an outstanding contribution in the field of Apiculture Science to advance the betterment of our industry. The award trophy comes with a Certificate of Recognition and a substantial Science Grant.
Apiculture NZ Sustainability Best Practice Award
The importance of acting sustainably is increasing as the apiculture sector continues to experience strong growth. Apiculture New Zealand recognizes that certain individuals and organisations are accomplishing extraordinary achievements in this area. The ApiNZ Sustainability Best Practice Award is an opportunity to acknowledge and reward those efforts in this crucial area.