International Butterfly Breeders Association, Inc.
Welcome to the web site of the
International Butterfly Breeders Association, Inc.
Founded in 1998, IBBA is the largest and oldest professional butterfly farming trade association.
Membership brings valuable knowledge, training and business benefits.

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January 2018 Mexico Monarch Adventure

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Join us for a trip of a life time walking with millions of monarch butterflies in their winter roosting sites in Mexico.

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Release Butterflies to make your wedding extraordinary
How to Care for your Butterflies
How to Transfer your Butterflies for a Mass Butterfly Release
How to Warm your Butterflies for Release
How to Line your own Release Box

Info Share-Let's Talk About Butterflies!

Open discussions in real time about raising/breeding/farming topics and also updates from the board.

We meet the 2nd Monday of each month at 8pm EST. It's a open conference call with IBBA members.

For access to the call, please contact Connie Hodsdon.

Topics will be guided by members on the call. Watch the IBBA Mailing List for further details.

IBBA Continuing Education Program.
The IBBA will be providing breeder-specific courses for raising healthy butterflies. Upon completion of a continuing education course, you will be entitled to display the IBBA Continuing Education Seal.

See the IBBA Courses page for details.

Courses are FREE unless stated otherwise.

IBBA Mission Statement!

IBBA’s mission is to promote, educate, and protect the butterfly farming industry through education, sharing of evidence-based rearing methods, conservation, and political action. 

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What's New?
Here are some links to recent additions to the IBBA web site.
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Not a member yet? Click HERE to find out how to join!

11/15/16 Board minutes added for April - September
Finance reports for April - September added.

[ Earlier "What's New" links have been moved HERE ]

Contact the IBBA
Press and Media Contact:
Dale McClung

3025 70th Lane N.
St. Petersburg
FL, 33710

Telephone: 727-381-1932
Fax: 727-381-5046

e mail:

Political Director:
John Wahl

Pensacola, FL

Click HERE to email

Legislative Director:
Kathy Marshburn

Humble, TX
Clover, SC

Click HERE to email

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Joining IBBA or renewing membership? See the Dues Policy page for more info..
New members, please use the Membership Form.

Please contact IBBA Membership Services Coordinator for more information.

Video and Photo downloads
for IBBA Members
Professionally-made butterfly wedding and tutorial videos and butterfly wedding photos, available for members to download and use - CLICK HERE!

Which Butterfly Species may be released in which U.S. states?
to find out!

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