HoneyBee School and Supply helps those who want to become a backyard beekeeper but don’t know where to begin. We offer a complete beekeeping starter kit for beginners.
This backyard beehive startup kit is our flagship offering. Everything an aspiring beekeeper (with no experience) needs for the first season. This course/package provides 1) backyard beehive starter kit – the equipment/gear needed for a successful first season 2) your honeybees with mated queen 3) detailed instruction/tutorials in video format that teach beginning beekeeping in a step-by-step way 4) live support for the first season.
You will learn the critical basics for a new backyard beekeeper – equipment, installation, inspections, hive maintenance, etc.
Your beekeeping starter kit with bees includes:
- HoneyBee School Beginner’s Equipment Kit: All woodenware for a single Langstroth Hive (screened bottom board, 2 deep super boxes w/ 10 frames each and 1 honey medium super box with 10 frames, inner cover, and telescoping outer cover), hive tool, veil hood/jacket combo, leather protective gloves, smoker, wax bar, shims, front hive feeder, mouse guard, and pest treatments with application tools. All the “stuff” needed for the first season
- Package of live honeybees: A 3-pound package of 3-Banded Italian or Carniolan bees containing approximately 10,000 worker bees and a mated queen bee (delivered in the spring)
- Virtual instruction with detailed master class: 60+ well-organized modules; material always available in virtual classroom for your pace and timing
- Live coaching and support from a 13-year+ experienced instructor: regular, live, optional Q&A sessions, throughout the first season, help forums, etc.
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