Your Local Beekeeping Supplier
We are pleased to offer a storefront where you can shop for beekeeping equipment and bee-loved plants in one location. Try on bee suits, look at our display hives, order your bees, and more.
Our beekeeping department is devoted to supporting bees and their keepers. We cater to beginning and experienced beekeepers, as well as people interested in supporting honeybees and native bees in their own gardens and in their communities.
We provide high-quality beekeeping equipment in addition to expert hive services, instruction, and support. Your success at beekeeping is our number one priority!
From the Beekeeping Blog
March is the most common month for colonies to starve. Take the opportunity of a sunny day and warmer day temperatures, if you haven't already, to peek inside your hive and see how your bees are doing. By this time, the queen has been steadily increasing her...
In part one, we covered what a mason bee is and why they are important. Now let’s dive into what mason bees need (all within an area of only 100 to 200 feet) and how to encourage and manage your own populations. Reproduction Mason bees are cavity-nesting solitary...
It may seem like a difficult task to create an environment for bees to thrive, but give yourself the time to learn something new today and discover what all you can do to aid in the revival of this very important pollinator – the mason bee. Who are the Mason Bees? A...
Hive Consultation Package
An hour and a half spent working hives with a beekeeping specialist can do wonders to increase your skills and experience! A consult will give beginning and intermediate beekeepers benefits beyond the duration of each session.
We believe our Hive Consultation Package ultimately saves beekeepers money, frustration, and heartache. We are proud to offer this service to our beekeeping community.
Our consultations will help you:
- Work your bees with greater confidence. You will feel less anxiety about getting into your bees, allowing you to complete necessary tasks on time.
- Identify diseases more readily, increasing the likelihood you will be able to intervene early.
- Assess mite infestation levels with more accuracy, greatly improving your colony’s survival chances.
- Read the brood nest and colony strength with more fluency.
- Be familiar with the resources available to help you become a better beekeeper.
Common questions from beginner beekeepers.
Learn directly from our knowledgeable staff on a variety of beekeeping basics and follow us on YouTube to stay informed!
Willamette Valley Native Bees
Building Your First Beehive
Beekeeping Equipment & Tools
Installing Package Bees
Treating Varroa Destructor
Feeding Your Beehives
Your Success is Our #1 Priority
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