Want to start keeping bees but don't know where to start? Why not start here? This assembled Large Backyard Beekeeping kit comes with everything you need to get started. Included is: 2 deep brood hive bodies, 20 deep frames, 20 deep foundation, 1 medium honey super, 10 medium frames, 10 medium foundation, 1 inner cover, 1 flat hive top, 1 solid bottom board, 1 entrance reducer, 1 In hive feeder with caps and ladder, and 1 queen excluder.
Reduce the number of Varroa mites with these handy quick strips. One dose (2 strips) reduce the number for one season, whereas a single strip (or half dose) reduce the number of varroa mites for up to six weeks.
Pollen Pattie contains 4% Pollen. Stimulates growth and production. Feed in the spring, fall and winter. Great for new packages of bees. Used to stimulate and feed new and existing hives, can be place directly onto the frames, remove 1st outer plastic before placement.
Reap the rewards of your hard work, and put your homegrown honey in Harvest Lane Honey's adorable 8 oz. plastic Honey Bear bottles. Ideal for serving, storage and gift giving, they feature an easy squeeze topper with cap and are made from unbreakable crystal clear plastic.
The inside feeder will hold 96 Oz of sugar water or water for your bees, this feeder comes with a top called cap and ladders, to allow the bees to feed and climb back out. Open feeding causes drowning in bees. Use: Replace 1 frame in either the 1st or 2nd brood/deep box depending on the size of the hive. We recommend not feeding after June, to encourage pollen gathering.
A little of Bee-Quick spray goes a long way! Use this spray when you want move your bees away from honey that needs to be harvested. When it is exposed to air, this non-toxic spray turns into a non-toxic vapor that annoys the bees, but smells good to you. Spray this on your fume boards or breeze boards, but don’t overdo it! Less is more with this product especially on warm, sunny days.
A must have for every bee keeper, the Harvest Lane Honey Full Bee Suit allows you to get out and collect honey without the sting. Stretch elastic and covered zippers keep you protected while you reap the rewards of being a bee keeper. The full mesh hood is structured in order to keep the mesh and bees away from your face.Use with Harvest Lane Goat Skin Bee Gloves to work in comfort and safety. In addition using a Bee smoker will keep your bees calm while you work.
The Harvest Lane Honey Beekeeping Kit is the perfect starting kit. A well built box with all the tools you need to start a hive. Beekeeping is a safe, fun, and rewarding experience that can be a hobby, or a way of life.With the simple, all-in-one kit, you can begin your beekeeping opportunity the moment the bees arrive. Includes: outer cover, inner cover, deep hive body, bottom board, entrance reducer, in hive feeder, 3x6 smoker, 1 lb bag smoker fuel, 9.5" steel hive tool, and bee brush.
HLH Screened Bottom board is engineered and designed by beekeepers for beekeepers. Hands down the best on the market. 45 degree slanted front landing board integrated with the bottom board, solid constructed sides for long term use. Heavy gauge galvanized steel mesh for the screened center. Solid sliding bottom, gives you the added option of having a solid bottom board without having to move the hive. Usage: Screened bottom boards are used to provide ventilation to the hive. Unlike other screened bottom boards on the market, ours have a sliding solid bottom that allows you to control the amount of ventilation that you need without having to disturb the hive.
Have to check your bees real quick, but don't want to deal with putting on your whole beesuit? No problem! This jacket keeps you covered with stretch elastic, covered zippers, and a full mesh hood.
Easy to use, fume boards are instrumental when it comes to removing your bees from the supers so that you can harvest your honey. Spray the felt side of the fume board with Bee-Quick, then place above the honey supers. The bees are driven to the brood chambers, leaving the supers ready to harvest.
Harvest Lane Honey's single temperature uncapping knife is a favorite for beekeeping professionals. The heated knife is a faster and easier option to quickly cut off wax cappings from a frame of honey.
HLH Solid bottom board, will fit 10 Frame Langstroth Hives. Nothing comparable on the market. HLH Solid Bottom Board is made to with stand years of use in the hive. The re-inforced front entrance and back with soild board, resists delaminating or board seperation. Center support, adds additional hive support, this center support also allows for easy strapping of the hive, without lifting the hive. 3/4' plywood provides for a durable and long lasting product. Hive resting stips for added benefit. Usage: 1 per hive, and will be used as a base for your boxes. Spacing on the bottom allows for strapping your hive for transport or wind protection.
Keep your hive thriving with this Bee Feed. Whether you use this in the spring and late fall or right after harvesting honey, this feed can be used to encourage the drawing of comb or to aid in the rearing of brood.
Assembled and Painted Medium Bee Box 6 7/8" with 10 Assembled Medium Honey Frames 6 1/4" with 5 5/8" Plastic Foundation. Quality inspected for a long lasting hive. USA milled, assembled, painted and shipped. 10 Frame Langstroth Design, will work with all 10 Frame designed hives, has a frame rest . 100% USA Ponderosa Pine. Also Known as a Honey Super. Usage Recommendation: You will add Medium/Honey Supers to your hive after your bees fill their Brood/Deep Boxes. Medium/Honey super will be added to your hive as your bees fill them, until you are ready to extract.
Wooden Bee Brush with bristles will help you gently sweep bees away from your hive. Use to gently brush bees away from unwanted spaces.
9.5" Hive Tool is a beekeepers most used tool. Made of steel with a pry and crow bar. Use: Prying open your hive, separating frames from the hive. Scraping off excess and wild comb. 1 per beekeeper.
HONEY-B-HEALTHY: is a honeybee feeding stimulant composed of lemongrass and spearmint oil concentrate. HONEY-B-HEALTHY helps promote healthy vigorous hives when used as a feeding stimulant. Use as a feeding stimulant for late winter, early spring, and during dearth's of nectar. Also add to your feeding mix to help build up packages, nucs and swarms. No better product on the market. They are the original. 16 oz.
Stainless steel Bee Smoker, used to help soothe the bees. Includes a heat shield and side hook, with leather bellows. In the industry it is referred to as 3X6. We always say "you don't have to use smoke, but the day you don't, and should have you will know it". Smoking your hive makes managing your hives easier. Use: 1 per beekeeper. Used to help relax your hive and prevent aggressive bees.
Galvanized Steel Flat Beehive Top, for use with standard 10 Frame Langstroth Hive. High quality galvanized steel, on top of a wooden base, fits perfectly across the top with a drip edge around the sides to protect against weather. Can with stand pressure over 2500 lbs. Nothing comparable on the market engineered and designed by HLH. Use: As the roof of the beehive, providing protection against weather and pests. You will only need 1 per hive.
2 Deep Frames or 4 Honey Medium frames extractor. Food Grade Stainless steel, with full metal components. Removable acrylic tops. Hand crank with reversable capablity. Built in metal Stand allows for easy extraction. Covered gear box. Plastic honey gate at the bottom allows the honey to flow while extracting. Very well built.
Beekeeping For Dummies is a practical, step-by-step beginner's guide to beekeeping. It gives you guidance on everything you need to know to start your own beehive. From buying the right equipment, sourcing bees, and locating your hive to maintaining a healthy colony and harvesting honey - it's all here. Plus, you'll get the latest information on the causes and effects of bee disease, colony collapse disorder, and the impact the sudden disappearance of the honeybee has on our environment and economy.