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“Alexa, Order Honey Bees.”

This is the post to read if you ever wondered how beekeepers get their bees.  January and February are the months when astute beekeepers place their orders for the bees they need in the spring.  Hopefully established beekeepers won’t need to order bees because their colonies survived the winter.  Sometimes an established beekeeper will still order new bees because they want to expand or they want to introduce different genetics into their colonies.  Beekeepers have multiple options for ordering bees. Continue reading