Alabama Beekeepers Association Beekeeper of the Year for 2013

Each year the Alabama Beekeepers Association awards the honor of "Beekeeper of the Year" to the one Association members that has shown the most outstanding leadership and has made the most significant contribution to beekeeping in the state of Alabama.

Phillip Garrison (left) was the 2013 recipient of the "Beekeeper of the Year" award.
Presenting the award is the David Ellis (right).


Phillip is a long time member of the Alabama Beekeepers Association where he has served several terms in each of the following offices; the Board of Directors, Vice-President and President.     He is a third generation beekeeper from Cullman County.     He is presently serving as President of the Cullman County Farmers Federation, President of the Cullman County Beekeepers Association (which he was instrumental is organizing).    He is on the board of directors with the Agricultural Center in Vinemont.     He is always involved in the organization of the ABA spring picnic when it is held in Cullman County.    Phillip is a tremendous asset to the Alabama Beekeeping community.

Last update 10/16/2013 BRF