The International Butterfly Breeders Association, Inc. is an organization for butterfly breeders and butterfly farmers who raise live butterflies for release and butterfly education. Members specialize in wedding releases and butterfly releases for special events. Founded in 1998, IBBA is the largest and oldest professional butterfly farming trade association. Membership brings valuable knowledge, training and business benefits.

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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Latest News:
Announcing Conference 2015
Phoenix, Arizona - November 18-22, 2015. More details HERE.
Upcoming IBBA Courses
  • (Date TBD) IBBA Procedures for Raising O.e.-Free Monarchs
    Open to all. (
    For members, this course includes a free Mini O.e. Detection Kit, ongoing coaching/ mentoring, free O.e. testing.)

  • Raising Black Swallowtails - TBD
Courses are FREE unless stated otherwise. More details HERE.
Membership Dues for 2015 are unchanged from 2014. Payment is now due. Renewing members see payment instructions HERE.
Butterfly Professional's Conference, 2014
Conference photos are now on the Conference Page.
Click HERE to find out what else is new on our website!

Subscribe to IBBA Open Butterfly Discussion Group

What's New?
Here are some links to recent additions to the IBBA web site.
A green dot on the right indicates that a Member Password is required to access this item.
Not a member yet? Click HERE to find out how to join!

07/12/15 This year our annual conference has its own website! Details are HERE.
05/29/15 IBBA Membership Services Coordinator contact details updated.
05/19/15 Board meeting minutes for April added.
04/22/15 Board meeting minutes for March added.
Finance reports for March added.

04/03/15 IBBA Courses page - Monarch Health & Disease webinar details updated, registration info added.
03/27/15 IBBA Courses page updated 
(More Monarch Health& Disease course details added).
03/19/15 IBBA Courses page updated 
(Monarch Health& Disease course details added).
03/18/15 Board Meeting Minutes for Jan and Feb added.
03/18/15 Finance reports for Dec. 2014, Jan. 2015 and Feb. 2015 added.

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

Click Below For:

Click for Butterflies: Where To Buy?
Where To Buy
Live Butterflies

for your special event

Click for: Butterfly Farm Store
The Butterfly Farm Store,
for butterfly merchandise
and services

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!

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

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Joining IBBA or renewing membership? See the Dues Policy page for more info..
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Please contact IBBA Membership Services Coordinator for more information.

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

IBBA Postage Stamps
Do you live in the USA? If so (or even if not!) would you like to be able to use some attractive - and genuine - US postage stamps promoting the IBBA?
Click HERE to find out how.

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