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QUEENS!

Queens will be available this week at the Oakdale Store. We get a new shipment each week though the end of May and possibly into June. No need to order ahead of time, come on by the store to purchase your Queen. They are first come first served. However, if you are...

Extra Package Bees available!

Hello Beekeepers! We have extra package bees! Our extra packages are mostly Saskatraz and a couple of Italians. If you are interested, please give us a call to hold one for you. Calling is best vs. email. Pick up today, 4/30 or tomorrow 5/1. Limited quantities...

EXTRA PACKAGES!

Hello Beekeepers! We have some extra packages on this load. If you want another or missed ordering, give us a call! 651-242-2233 Thank you, Tom & Jessica

THIRD SHIPMENT – THE BEES ARE HERE!

Hello Beekeepers! **Third Shipment pick up information** THE BEES ARE HERE! April 27th pick up times: Now until 7pm. April 28th pick up times: 8am-7pm. PICK UP LOCATION: 14185 SQUARE LAKE TRAIL N, STILLWATER, MN 55082 – Note: this is NOT the Oakdale store. MAP LINK TO...

THIRD SHIPMENT Package bee pick up – UPDATE

Hello Beekeepers! **Third Shipment pick up information** The bees are expected to arrive in the morning. We estimate we will be able to start passing out package bees around 9am. However, we will still send out a message once they arrive to confirm as there could be...

QUEENS!

Queens will be available at the Oakdale store. We get a new shipment each week though the end of May and possibly into June. No need to order ahead of time, come on by the store to purchase your Queen. They are first come first served. However, if you are looking to...

DOING A DIVIDE/SPLIT ON AN OVERWINTERED COLONY

A divide is when a strong overwintered colony is split into two hives. If strong overwintered colonies are not split, the hive will more than likely swarm. If the hive swarms, that colony will probably not yield an excess honey crop. A divide can happen when a colony...

2024 Package Bee Install

Package bee install! This will be for the people on the 3rd shipment who haven’t installed their bees yet. REMEMBER, to go remove the grass or shim out of the entrance the next...

Reversals

REVERSALS! When breaking down the hive, you will need to assess their food storage. If the hive has three frames of honey in the same box the bees are in, it should be enough food for two weeks. If you need to move a frame or two of honey where the bees are, you can...

1ST AND 2ND SHIPMENT – BEES ARE HERE!

Nature’s Nectar LLC – 2024 Package Bee Pick-up BEES ARE HERE! (1st & 2nd Shipment) THIRD shipment schedule will be posted soon. PICK UP LOCATION: 14185 SQUARE LAKE TRAIL N, STILLWATER, MN 55082 – Note: this is NOT the Oakdale store. MAP LINK TO...

1st and 2nd Shipment – BEES ARE HERE!

Hello Beekeepers! **READ THIS ENTIRE EMAIL!** Nature’s Nectar LLC – 2024 Package Bee Pick-up BEES ARE HERE! (1st & 2nd Shipment)   See pick up information and schedule below. THIRD shipment schedule will be posted soon. PICK UP LOCATION: 14185 SQUARE...

PACKAGE BEE INSTALLATION VIDEO!

Hello Beekeepers! If you have questions on how to install a bee package, this is the video to watch! It is a 3 part video, so watch until the end!  Anything below 50 degrees, do not spray your bees with sugar water.  If it’s above or the bees are very active...