Bees
These are the sources we are aware of for bee packages and nucs for the 2020 season. Information provided is to the best of our knowledge. Please notify us of any errors or if there are vendors that we missed at westcoloradobeekeepers@gmail.com. Last year's orders were filled up by mid February, so don't wait too long to order or you might regret waiting. Good Luck!

  • Sticky Bear Apiary & Kenney Bees are selling 3 lb packages with mated queen (Italian or Carniolan). The packages are through Ken Smith, owner of Smith Apiaries for $145.
  • Apis Hives -Apis Hive & Honey Co 
         For 13 years we have supplied beekeepers across Western Colorado.  We hand shake gently to make quality package bees
         Pick up Sunday April 18th 2021
         $145 ea. No cage deposit or return required
         Includes 3lbs of bees and mated queen
         The online bee school an excellent resource for all levels of beekeeping
         Free 15 Min coaching call
         We sell extra Mated Queens for $28 for splits or swarms.  Pre order thru February (CrossX queens) 
         5 frame Nucs with foul test verification will be $175 (CrossX) Queens
         These are extremely limited and go on sale March 1st 
         Click here for more information.
Other Potential Sources:
  • Club Members can register to be on our yearly swarm list to retrieve swarms our local communities call in.