Package bees are for pick up only at 1065 S. Main St., Torrington, CT 06790 8 - 5. Please call 860-605-0023 to reserve yours. Price per package is $175.00
TBA Starting in February 2023
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Beekeeping 101 class. Yes, a real class.at 1065 South Main Street Torrington , CT, from 10a.m. until 1 p.m. Given by Ed Bahr of Mike's Beehives LLC.
$49. per person or $80 per couple. Learn about the Honey Bee, the hive, caring and feeding, treating for mites and preventative care. How to install your bees, inspections, when to do what, winter prep and a whole lot more. Call 860-605-0023 to register. Payment will be collected at the door. Walk-ins welcome but pre notification is preferred to avoid cancelation. All equipment, bees and protective gear will be available for purchase. *
No more heavy lifting! Over twice as wide, no double or triple stacked boxes, holds 25 standard, regular, deep Langstroth frames. $350.00 incl. frames & mouse guard, and feeder shim. vents also available.*
Oxalic Acid Vaporizing Kit. Pipe, with enough acid for 2 treatments, also included: measuring spoon, heat shield, cleaning rod and instructions.
No expensive $150. spoon & battery or $450.gun to vaporize. Drill 1/4" hole in the back of one hive body, Ad 1/4 tsp acid, heat with a torch to 250 degrees F, wait 3 minutes. Now, new and improved with built in thermometer. That's it! $60.00 5 treatment dose pack $10.00 plus tax. new acid can be used with honey supers still on hive! *
Radiant heated bottom Board keeps hive temperature at a comfortable setting for the bees. Set temp. to 40 degrees F and the hive temp will remain at that temp. regardless of the outside temp. $150.00 *
Custom handcrafted beehives and accessories using Dovetail Joints, waterproof glue and nailed. Over 50 years of woodworking experience. 10 years of beekeeping experience. Full line of tools, equipment, mite treatments, specialty patented items found nowhere else. We pride ourselves in quality. We also drive to Georgia 3 times a year in the spring to bring back the freshest bees possible.
Built using 13/16" rough sawn pine; thicker than any competitors. External handles make it MUCH easier to lift and carry without taking away valuable material and insulation. Western Red Cedar also available.
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