Mountain Sweet Honey

Bees for Sale, Package Bees for Sale, and Beekeeping Supplies in New York

New York Bees for Sale and Beekeeping Supplies

Bees for Sale and Beekeeping Supplies in New York

Beekeeping has become very popular in New York. In fact, according to an article in the New York Post, over the last four years, the number of hives has risen 35 percent and the number of beekeepers has risen 21 percent. Whether you live in the mountainous regions of New York, in the forest, or in NYC, beekeeping can be a successful hobby or business at any location.

Mountain Sweet Honey Company is committed to offering New York beekeepers with superior honey bees, beekeeping supplies, and industry-leading customer service. All our apiaries are in the beautiful northeast Georgia mountains, and we ship bees on a weekly schedule from mid-March to May. Whether you’re an experienced beekeeper or just starting out, we have all the beekeeping supplies you need.


Bees for Sale in New York

New York beekeeping is on the rise and Mountain Sweet Honey Company is the #1 shipper of Italian bee packages on the East Coast. Our professional customer service reps are on hand to assist you with any questions you may have.  We can help you determine exactly what’s necessary for a successful beehive and what the best ship date is for your bees.

We proudly offer Langstroth beehives, the most common hive body in the United States. We locally manufacture our own bee hives with premium wood from New Hampshire. Each hive component is manufactured with a focus on value and quality craftsmanship. We also have 3-lb package bees, nucs, and beehives for sale.

Package Bees for Sale in New York  

All our package bees are grown in Georgia. We are committed to using all organic management practices and 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 have package bees for sale for the 2019 bee season with multiple dates available and we proudly offer Italian honey bees. Shipping package bees is what Mountain Sweet Honey Company does, so we understand the logistics of safely transporting them. We also insure our package bee shipments.  We assure you our honey bees are shipped properly, promptly, and with great care, so you can rest assured that when you order your bees from Mountain Sweet Honey Company, they will safely arrive to your destination healthy.    

Beekeeping Supplies in New York

No matter what stage you are at in your beekeeping experience, we offer everything you need. Our product line includes hive tools, extractors, and protective clothing which are essential beekeeping supplies.  Our beekeeping supplies also includes 8-frame or 10-frame hive bodies, frames, foundation, screen or solid bottom boards, and telescopic covers. We can supply you with all the bee health essentials and if you’re a beginner, we offer first-year hive kits that have all the necessary beekeeping supplies for a successful and productive beehive.                                                                                                                                                                                       

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.)

You can also find bee health items in our shop including essential oils (tea tree, lemongrass), pollen, mite treatments, and supplements.


About us

As of 2017 Mountain Sweet Honey Company is the #1 shipper of honey bees on the east coast, something we proudly attribute to our repeat customers, dedicated employees, and knowledge of the business.

When we first started out, beekeeping was a hobby. The demand grew and as it did, so did the number of our hives. In our second year of business, we started selling honey bees and a few beekeeping items. Now, we offer a full line of essential beekeeping supplies. Throughout the process, our main focus has remained – to provide beekeepers with chemical-free bees. We strongly believe in this purpose as well as offering high-quality bees and beekeeping supplies and providing knowledgeable advice. We always execute our orders with outstanding customer service.

Whether you’re a professional beekeeper, a beginner or just interested in learning more about what it takes to be a beekeeper, contact us today at (706) 886-1322 and our customer service representatives are ready to assist you.

We are located at 758 Georgia Highway 184, Toccoa, GA 30577.

Beekeepers Association in the State of New York

New York City, NJ Beekeepers Association

Empire State Honey Producers Association in New York City, NY

Western New York Honey Producers Association in Buffalo, NY

Syracuse, NY Area Beekeepers Club

Mid-York Beekeepers Association

Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association in Watertown, NY

Catskill Mountain Beekeepers Club in Albany, NY


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