are commercial grade nuc boxes with screwed down tops for easy removal and
screened bottoms for safe transport. The nuc boxes are designed to
hold five frames of bees.
be treated for Varroa* Mites prior to pickup dates.
* Varroa Destructor - (Varroa spp.) is an external parasitic mite that attacks
the honey bees and is considered the number one cause of colony collapse.
Each Nuc comes with
a mated and laying Italian Queen and 5 frames of bees consisting of a balanced
mix of brood and food. The Nuc hives will be full of bees, which means they
will require an additional 10 frame box as soon as possible, or the bees will
likely get the urge to swarm. Adding another nuc box to the top of these or
transferring them into a deep brood hive box is highly recommended.
We offer Additional Boxes with new blank frames
that can be added to your order (see below) and ready for pickup with your
We also offer a basic Beekeeper Starter Kit
at a discount. Add a kit to your order if you do not already have supplies
to work bees. The kit contains a top quality vented jacket with fencing hood,
a pair of goat skin leather gauntlet style beekeeper gloves, a hive tool and
Pickup times and address
will be provided via email or text message
Please include your phone number
and current email address with your order
You will have the option to add the
number of Nucs you would like when you get to the next page after you
click the "Add to Cart" button. Please contact us if you have any questions
or would like additional information. We will send a
notice with all of the needed information a week or so in advance of the scheduled
pickup date as well as the physical address to be used on a given date. Please
enter the correct and most current email address and phone number when ordering.
These sample images are for display only. They are a good
representation, but are not the actual bees or boxes for sale.
this option to order a palled of bees as described.
Please use the dropdown menu option to the right to make your
selection. The exact pickup location address will be sent via email or
so please include the email address you check most frequently and your
cell phone number in the
Date and Locations
Late April/Early May
5 Frame Nuc
w/mated Italian Queens
Vented Jacket with Veil,
(from Mann Lake see size chart below)
Pro-Grade Goatskin Gloves,
10" Pro Smoker,
and a 9" Hive Tool
Starter Tool Set
Now Only $170
Chose from S, M, L,
(see size chart below)
Protective Gear Size Options
Cancellation, Refund and Return
Since we must make all necessary arrangements and commitments to secure everything
needed to fill orders, from equipment to bees to queens etc., all cancellations
for refunds must be requested within seven days from the time the order is
Returns for bees: Since bees are livestock and are subject to diseases, pesticides,
temperatures and other factors that effect their health, and we have no control
over the conditions the bees are subjected to once they leave our yards, we
require a notice within 24 hours if there is any health issues with the bees.