ALL LIVE BEES WILL BE PICK UP ONLY - WE WILL NOT SHIP LIVE BEES
3 Pound Packages $ 165.00 plus tax
We are offering 3 Pound Packages, the Queens will be either Italian or Carolinian, based on availability at the time they are shipped to us. We require a $50.00 deposit per package when ordering. 3 Pound packages are sold out for the 2022 season
Single Deep Hive, Complete with Bees (8 or 10 Frame, your choice)$ 350.00 plus tax
Sometimes for 1st year bee keepers installing your first package can be an intimating process, by ordering your bees like this, it removes the issues that go along with a new queen being accepted in your package.
The Single deep hives are sold in an 8 or 10 frame (customers choice) fully assembled, primed and painted, single deep complete hive with an installed laying queen and a 3 pound package of bees. The hive kit will consist of a solid bottom board, 1 deep brood box, 10 frames with plastic foundation (additional charge for wax foundation) inner cover, outer cover, entrance reducer and a plastic boardman feeder. We do require $100.00 deposit at the time of ordering.
5 Frame Nucleus Colonies NUC's $ 200.00 plus tax
NUC's are 5 deep frames that will come in a cardboard or plastic pro NUC box. NUC's will have a proven laying queen with 5 frames consisting of brood in all stages, pollen and honey stores for the bees. Availability for 2022 on NUC's will be the Middle to the end of May. Call today to have your name put on our list. We do require a $50.00 deposit per Nuc when ordering.
NUCS will be available for pick up from the Middle to the end of May (weather permitting).
Indiana Queens$ 45.00 plus tax
These queens will be bread from Indiana survivor stock. They show hygienic traits, gentleness, overwinter well, and good honey producers. We are currently taking orders for new season queens on a first come, first serve basis. If you would like to have your name on the list please call ASAP.
POLICIES FOR LIVE BEES
We do not ship live bees. They will need to be picked up at our shop. You will be notified by phone and e-mail prior to their arrival. The pick up dates will be confirmed on our web site closer to the arrival dates. Plan on bringing an air-conditioned vehicle in hot weather we are not responsible for over heated bees, your install methods, existing queens in your hive, failure of bees to release queen, failure of bee keeper to install in a timely manner or any other beekeeping practices. However, we will honor all queens damaged or deceased upon arrival, but you must contact us immediately. Any delay and the Queen becomes your responsibility.