ALL LIVE BEES WILL BE PICK UP ONLY - WE WILL NOT SHIP LIVE BEES
We are accepting orders for 3 Pound Packages for an April Delivery Date.
3 Pound Packages $150.00 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. At this point our first round of packaged bees should be available for pick up Sunday, April 25, 2021. We will update a definite delivery date as we get closer to April. We require a $50.00 deposit per package when ordering. Deadline for ordering packages will be April 10, 2021.
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.
For the spring 2021 season we will be offering either 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 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 on this year's NUC's will be between the 1st to 2nd week in June. Availability is limited, first come, first serve. Call today to have your name put on our list. We do require a $50.00 deposit per Nuc when ordering.
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. We will have a limited number available for the 2021 season.
B Funnel $15.00
The B-funnel channels the bees directly into the hive reducing the amount of bees in the air. It's made of corrugated plastic with Velcro straps that hold it directly against the hive to allow the bees to find their new home with less stress on them. Once the bees have found their new home and all have left the packaged box this funnel can be removed.
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.