Bees for Sale, Package Bees for Sale, and Beekeeping Supplies in Richmond, Virginia

Richmond, Virginia Bees for Sale and Beekeeping Supplies

Bees for Sale and Beekeeping Supplies in Richmond, VA

Mountain Sweet Honey Company is founded on strong principals regarding organic management practices and aims to provide healthy, chemical-free honey bees and the best beekeeping supplies on the market for our Richmond beekeeping clients.

Richmond has no lack of family-friendly activities. As one of America’s oldest major cities. It boasts some of the most historical landmarks, museums, and sights including the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, the Virginia State Capital, and Maymont, a Victorian estate, mansion, and public park filled with gardens, trails, and native wildlife exhibits.

We are committed to supplying our Richmond customers with superior honey bees and beekeeping supplies – and industry-leading customer service. Our apiaries are in the beautiful northeast Georgia mountains, and we ship bees on a weekly schedule from mid-March to May.


Bees for Sale in Richmond, Virginia

Proudly, Mountain Sweet Honey Company is the #1 shipper of Italian bee packages on the East Coast. We have state-of-the-art apiaries and all our customer service representatives are skilled and knowledgeable when it comes to bees. If you need assistance in determining exactly what supplies you need, our customer service representatives are happy to help. We can also help you determine the best ship date for your bees.

We manufacture our own bee hives using premium, American-made New Hampshire wood. Each hive is manufactured with quality craftsmanship. We proudly offer Langstroth beehives, which is the most common hive in the U.S. If you’re a beginner and need advice, our customer service representatives are here to answer your questions and offer advice.

We have 3 lbs package bees, nucs, and beehives for sale.

Bees for Sale, Package Bees for Sale, and Beekeeping Supplies in Richmond, Virginia

Package Bees for Sale in Richmond, Virginia

Offering our customers organic bees is important to us, so we always use organic management practices. Our package bees are also inspected by the Georgia Department of Agriculture and come with a Georgia Department of Agriculture Certificate that will be stapled on the outside of the shipping crate. We have been shipping bees for years, so we know how to ship bees safely. It’s what we do. Because we value our customers, we always ensure our honey bee shipments and all our bees are shipped promptly, properly and with great care. We have packaged bees for sale for the 2019 bee season, with multiple dates available.

Beekeeping Supplies in Richmond, Virginia

Mountain Sweet Honey Company offers a complete line of beekeeping supplies. Whether you’re a professional beekeeper or just beginning, we have what you need for a successful hive. Our beekeeping supplies includes hive tools, extractors, and essential protective clothing. Our beekeeping supplies also includes 8-frame or 10-frame hive bodies, frames, foundation, screen or solid bottom boards, and telescopic covers. We have all the bee health essentials for honey bees.  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

We love what we do. We are passionate about bees and helping Richmond beekeepers learn the trade and maintain healthy and thriving beehives. Mountain Sweet Honey Company started out as a hobby, turned into a full-time business when the demand for local honey and chemical-free bees continued to grow. Throughout our journey, our focus has remained the same – to offer customers chemical-free bees and offer excellent customer service.

We aim to always execute our orders with outstanding customer service.

Last year, Mountain Sweet Honey Company became the #1 shipper of honey bees on the East Coast. We acknowledge our growth over the years has been largely due to our loyal customers, our expert knowledge of the business, and our dedicated employees.

If you’re an expert beekeeper, just beginning, 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 representative will assist you.

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

Beekeepers Association in the State of Virginia

Richmond Beekeepers Association in Richmond, VA

Norfolk Beekeepers Association in Norfolk, VA

Virginia Beach Bee Club

Virginia State Beekeepers Association

Northern Virginia Beekeepers Association

Rappahannock Beekeepers Association


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