$175 Now taking orders for 2024 Pick up in store only, please call 860-489-6077 or 860-605-0023 to reserve.* Pick up dates are April 6th April 20nd and May 4th.
$350.00 Includes Base, Bottom Board, Entrance Reducer, 2 Deep Hive Bodies, 1 Med. Honey Super, 20 Deep Frames & 10 Med. Frames, Inner & Outer Covers, Feeding Shim, Tie Down Strap & Mouse Guard. (without frames deduct $100.) Primed & Painted + $75.00
Deluxe Hive Package
Includes The Standard Hive Package
Plus These Additional Items
Smoker, Smoker Fuel, Hive Tool, Jacket, Gloves, Feeder, Pro Health and 3lb Package of Bees with Mated Queen.
Primed & Painted
Sloped front for more landing space and ventilation under the hive.
Slide out tray allows for maximum ventilation when needed.
Added protection against robbing from Yellow Jackets and other Wasps.
9-5/8" deep, brood chamber where queen lays her eggs. Holds 10 frames.
6-5/8" deep for excess honey storage. Holds 10 frames.
Goes on top of whichever box is on top, has front upper entrance for easy access when hive is being built up.
Outermost cover. Extends over top of hive so bees can access upper entrance.
Goes on Base, as a floor for the hive.
Use day before you intend to harvest honey. Place underneath the honey super. Bees go down at night and can't figure how to get back up.
Brighten up your Apiary with the optional Barn Style Top. Has vent holes in front and back for added ventilation. Shown in wood.
Holds four gallons; 2 in each separate compartment. Easy access to refill without disturbing the bees.
Feeding supplement; Lemongrass oil, Wintergreen oil and Thymol. Aids digestive and immune systems and promotes wax production. 16 Oz. makes up to 25 gallons.
Protein in the Spring & Summer, and fall, Fondant in the Fall & Winter. Supplemental feeds when needed.
$4./Lb. We have everything needed to raise Honey Bees!*
Helps the colony survive through winter. We have been using this for 3 years without any loss of bee colonies at all.
Easy to use, and install. Set it and forget it. That simple! 110 power to hive is needed. $150.00*
Fits on top of super or brood box. Uses standard jar feeders. Prevents robbing. keeps syrup warmer for extended feeding. space under feeder for protein patties. needs additional box around it. sizes for 8 and 10 frame hives. also available for nucs and double wide hives.
Also known as a Boardman Feeder. Holds 1 quart jar. Easiest to replace and see consumption.
Place on top box under vent insalater in the Winter to allow extra space for Fondant Patties.
The bears are out get your electric fence up and ready today to protect your bees at Mike's Bee Hives we have it instock complete kit solar powered $595.00.
A must when working in the hive. Bees propolise everything together. A red sticky epoxy they make from tree sap. Pry the boxes apart and use to remove frames easily
Gently brush the bees out of the way when doing your inspections.
Mice like to sneak into the hive in winter and make a disgusting mess. The metal mouse guard prevents this, saving you a hassle and replacing equipment in the spring.
Steel custom made frame holders, powder coated made right here in America. Heavy duty only $35 assorted colors*
Feeding supplement. Helps aid the digestive & immune systems & promotes wax building. handcrafted beehives honey bees
For treating the dreaded Varroa Mite. Mite treatments must be done 3-4 times a year. Mites are one of the biggest enemies of the Honey Bees. We also have a new O/A "pipe" to treat for mites.
Add fondant as winter food suppliment. sold per pound
Protect yourself against bee stings! Zip front and double zip hood. Sizes small to 4XL.
Ventilated Bee jacket/veil: $94.
Keep your hands protected from bee stings. Sizes Child - XXXL
Full protection, one piece head, body and legs.
The hive needs to be up off the ground. Manufactured here on site. Our heavy Duty metal stands are Made with 1 inch steel and position your hive at 16 inches off the ground to prevent pests, and provide a comfortable working height
Don't let the New England winds blow your hive over. Strap hive to your stand .
Helps rid mites from the hive. IPM, integrated pest management.
Black plastic frames makes it easier to spot eggs, larvae and pupae. Guards against mouse or Wax Moth damage and they hold up better than wax in a honey extractor.
Plastic frames hold up better and last longer than wax frames.
For piercing the comb cappings when extracting you liquid gold (Honey). Does minimum damage to the comb.
Never filter your honey. This double sized strainer removes wax and bee particles from your extracted honey so it looks perfect in the jars.
Simply scrape the cappings off the comb for ease of extracting you honey. honey bees handcrafted beehives $10*
Attaches to 4 or 5 gallon buckets for easy honey bottling. $15*
Varroa test bottle
Easily remove wax cappings from frames . $20.*
starting at $179.*
Hive Inspections or Honey Extraction
Don't know what's going on in your hive? Call and schedule a one on one hive inspection of your hives. Do you have a queen? Is the queen laying? Don't know what you are looking at or for?
Bring your 8 or 10 frame super to my location and have me extract and strain it for you. When it is finished, I will put it in your jars or purchase some from my selection.
2 Oz. bear, 8 - 16 Oz. jars 3lb jar
We use locally sourced logs milled on site to create our fine hand crafted bee hives!