Kentucky Bees for Sale and Beekeeping Supplies
Mountain Sweet Honey Company proudly supports Kentucky beekeepers by providing them with top-quality packaged bees and premiere beekeeping supplies. Beekeeping is thriving across Kentucky, which is known for its national parks and natural landmarks such as Mammoth Cave National Park and the Red River Gorge Gladie Visitor Center.
According to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture, there’s approximately 2,500 beekeepers in Kentucky and those beekeepers are mainly backyard beekeepers who have about 10 hives each. In 2016, Kentucky beekeepers with five or more hives and their 5,000 colonies produced 230,000 pounds of honey.
We are committed to providing Kentucky beekeepers with quality bees and beekeeping supplies. We have industry-leading customer service representatives who are available to answer any questions and we ship packaged bees on a weekly schedule from mid-March to May. Our apiaries are located in the beautiful northeast Georgia mountains.
Bees for Sale in Kentucky
Mountain Sweet Honey Company is ready to assist Kentucky beekeepers with all their beekeeping needs. We are the #1 shipper of Italian bee packages on the east coast and midwest. Our customer service representatives are experienced and always ready to assist you in determining what supplies you may need and advise you on the best ship date for your bees.
Langstroth bee hives are the most common beehive body in the United States and we proudly supply them. All of our bee hives are locally manufactured with premium wood from New Hampshire and each hive is manufactured with quality craftsmanship. We also have 3-lb package bees, nucs, and beehives for sale. If you’re a beginner and need advice on beginning beekeeping, we are ready to help.
Package Bees for Sale in Kentucky
We have package bees for sale for the 2019 bee season with multiple shipping dates available. Located in the beautiful northeast Georgia mountains, our bees are grown to utilize organic management practices. All our bees are inspected by the Georgia Department of Agriculture and will have a Georgia Department of Agriculture Health Certificate stapled on the outside of the shipping crate. We proudly offer Italian honey bees and we fully understand the importance of shipping honey bee packages. We ensure each shipment and we always make sure our honey bees are shipped properly, promptly, and with great care. When ordering your bees from Mountain Sweet Honey Company you can rest easy because your bees will arrive to your destination healthy.
Beekeeping Supplies in Kentucky
Mountain Sweet Honey Company offers a full line of beekeeping supplies. Our beekeeping supplies includes hive tools, extractors, and protective clothing, all of which are essential for beekeeping. Our beekeeping supplies also includes 8-frame or 10-frame hive bodies, frames, foundation, screen or solid bottom boards, and telescopic covers. For beginner beekeepers, we have everything you need to get started. We offer first-year hive kits that have all the necessary beekeeping supplies.
You can also find bee health items in our shop including essential oils (tea tree, lemongrass), pollen, mite treatments, and supplements.
Keeping our prices affordable while offering top quality, organic-friendly supplies is important to us. We offer free shipping on orders more than $150. (Select items not included.)
Sometimes hobbies turn into successful businesses and that’s what happened with Mountain Sweet Honey Company. We are passionate about what we do and what began as a hobby, quickly turned into a full-time business. By our second year of business, we sold honey bees and a few beekeeping items. Now, we ship bees across the United States and offer a full line of quality supplies. Over the years our focus has remained the same – to provide healthy, chemical free bees. We always execute our orders with outstanding customer service.
Mountain Sweet Honey Company became the #1 shipper of honey bees on the east coast and midwest in 2017. We attribute our success to our loyal customers, our expertise in the logistics of shipping honey bees, and our dedicated employees.
Whether you’re a professional beekeeper, a beginning beekeeper or just interested in learning more about what it takes, contact us today at (706) 886-1322 and our customer service representatives will assist you.
We are located at 758 Georgia Highway 184, Toccoa, GA 30577.