Roseau, Dominica: Dominica secured second place at the 3rd edition of OECS Honey Show with a victory in the five different categories. The team titled “Bee Natural” participated in the show and sold many of their products at three-day events from December 8 to 10, 2023, in Saint Lucia.
The team of Dominica was consisted of three people- Amber, Nathaniel Loval and Terri Henry. They have won the following categories:
- Best Light and Best Dark- Amber Honey
- Best in Show- Nathaniel Lovel
- Best Beeswax Candle, Best Commercial Product and Best Photography- Terri Henry
The team has also interacted with new customers and stakeholders in the industry. Bee Natural also participated in the key events of the Honey Show. In the exhibition, the team promoted the local honey products of Dominica and made them visible to the world.
Other events, such as Honey Tasting and Honey Competition, attracted beekeepers from all over the world to taste the products of Dominica.
OECS Honey Show
The 3rd edition of the OECS Honey Show was supported by the BioSpace Project in Saint Lucia. It featured several events as beekeepers from all over the Eastern Caribbean participated in the show. The participants competed with each other for the much-coveted trophies and prize cards.
The three-day event started at 9 am daily, and the teams were judged on the basis of the quality of their honey products in various categories and levels.
On December 8 and 9, 2023:
- Received the entries for the honey competition
- Participants have sell their products and vended their honey products
- Hosting of the competition
On December 10, 2023
- Announced result of the competition
- Closing Ceremony