BEEKEEPING 101:


Learn how to raise Honeybees with an experienced beekeeper in a relaxed atmosphere. Learn about the hive, its parts and uses, how to install your bees, do's and dont's, spring start up, winter preperation and everything inbetween. 
Orders for bees will be accepted, all hive-ware available for purchase. One stop shopping. 
Plenty of time for Q & A during and after class.

BEEKEEPING DATES & LOCATIONS:

March 12:
Maltose Express, 246 Main St, Monroe, 10 - 1  . Call 203-452-7332 to register. Walk-ins are always welcome.

March 19:
Pratt Nature Center, 163 Paper Mill Rd, New Milford, Connecticut 06776. 
Walk-ins are always welcome.

April 2, 2016:
Woodbury Parks & Rec. 7 Mountain Rd, Woodbury, CT (corner of Main St across from Labonne's) 9-noon. Call 203-263-3113 Jennifer to register. Walk-ins are always welcome.

April 9, 2016:
Roxbury/Bridgewater Garden Club,
 9 - Noon,  Roxbury Town Hall
No registration required. Call 203-648-2942 for further info.  Walk-ins are always welcome.

April 16, 2016:
The Green Spot, 354 Litchfield Rd, New Milford, CT (RT 202) 9-noon. Call 860-799-5102 to register. Walk-ins are always welcome.

Also I hope to have a class in March, the 19, or 26 at The Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St, Roxbury, CT 9- noon. Date not confirmed. Walk-ins are always welcome. More info to come.

 

 

Pre-Order Your Bee's Soon!

Due to a welcomed over-whelming response this year for new BEEKS, I have ordered more bees to guarantee hive customers a package of honeybees for their new hive! Due to arrive April 21. So if your still thinking about raising Honeybees this year give me a call. Custom handcrafted beehives, accessories and no worry of where to get bees. My total for this year is now 110 packages of bees. Not to mention the happy customers! Thank you!
This could be in your yard this Spring;

 
 

"Mike's Beehives products and knowledge is unsurpaced....Not only you get great quality products, but Mike is always ready to help you with any questions you have!"

Peter Ferreira

You won't find a stronger built hive on the market. Even Mr. Black Bear couldn't destroy these 3 hives !

Bear attack

All our Hive Bodies and Honey Supers are dovetail joints, glued and nailed.
Our products are made and designed to last and keep your bee's protected all year around. All wooden ware is rough sawn 13/16" pine, fully assembled & unpainted. Painting is available.
Please call for pricing.


Vanishing of The Bees


  • Now selling the DVD of DVD: 
    "Vanishing of the Bees"
    This documentary takes a piercing investigative look at the economic, political and ecological implications of the worldwide disappearance of the honeybee. Raising awareness and offering solutions we can take part in every day, Vanishing of the Bees strengthens the movement to heal our planet for a healthier world.
    We want to encourage you to share the message of the bees with your friends, family and community.

    With future generations inheriting the planet, there may be no better message to benefit our children and grandchildren than this vital and inspiring documentary.




 

 

 

Save our Honeybees!   honeybee

Honeybee Removal (free)*
All Honeybees removed carefully and placed into new hives in my apiary. *Free within a 30 mile radius. Small fee for further distances.
Swarms in trees or hives in unwanted locations: House walls or eaves
Do you have honeybees living in your house walls? I will carefully remove them and place them into a safe new hive.
Hive Management
Beekeeping 101 classes:  Call to schedule a class at your location and full details.
I care about the honeybees!
We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.

 

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