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Commercial Grade Hive Bodies

Special purchase of commercial grade hive bodies and medium honey supers. Deep Supers Deep supers for your 10-frame hive. When these supers are full, they can weigh 70 to 90 pounds. These boxes measure 19-13/16″ x  16-1/4″ x 9-9/16″ are commercial grade. Medium Supers Medium supers for your 10-frame hive. When these supers are full, they can weigh about 40 pounds. These boxes measure 19-13/16″ x 16-1/4″ x 6-5/8″ are commercial grade. Order frames and foundation separate. LIMITED QUANTITY Visit our online store at http://www.shop.honeybeeware.comm/February-Specials_c306.htm  for Continue reading →

Package Bees and Nucs for Spring 2016

We are still taking orders for bees for this Spring. The packages we sell come from California.  We sell two or three pound package bees with either an Italian or Carnolian queen.  Estimated pickup dates are Mid April and Late April. Nuc are usually here the first weekend in May. Bees can be ordered at http://shop.honeybeeware.com/Bees-Nucs-and-Queens_c51.htm The Italian bee Italian honey bees, of the subspecies Apis mellifera ligustica, were brought to the U.S. in 1859. They quickly became the favored bee stock in this country Continue reading →