July 15, 2019

Beekeeping Equipment and Bee Suppliers in Maine

Members of the Maine State Beekeepers Association are indicated with a bee icon MSBA Member

Maine Beekeeping Equipment Suppliers

MSBA Members

Back Ridge Bee Farm MSBA Member
Beekeeping Supplies
Mary Jo and Shawn Kinney
594 Acadia Highway
Orland, ME 04472
207-479-1584 or 207-930-0099
backridgebeefarm.com

Backwoods Bee Farm MSBA Member
Beekeeping Supplies
Chris and Vanessa Rogers
Windham, ME
207-893-2847
backwoodsbeefarm.com

Bee Pride MSBA Member
Beekeeping supplies
Peggy and Brian Pride
Lebanon, ME 04027
207-457-2337
learnmore@beepride.com
beepride.com

Bee Whisperer MSBA Member
Beekeeping supplies
Beekeeping classes and extracting services
Peter Cowin
236 Maine Road South
Hampden ME 04444
207-299-6948
www.beewhisperer.us

Cooper Charolais Farm & Apiary MSBA Member
Bee Wooden Ware: three sizes of supers – assembled & painted, all hand-crafted in our shop. Assembled frames with wax.
Mark, Buzz & Paula Cooper
42 Montgomery Road
Windham, Maine 04062
207-892-9223
Mark 207-232-5842
gmcooper81@aol.com

The Honey Exchange MSBA Member
Beekeeping supplies, beekeeping classes
Full-service honey extraction
Phil Gaven
494 Stevens Ave.
Portland, ME 04103
207-773-9333
thehoneyexchange.com

Honeycomb Depot MSBA Member
Beekeeping supplies
Mark & Melinda King
45 Littleton Station Rd
Littleton ME 04730
207-538-5833
wpfsuppliesu@gmail.com

Humble Abodes MSBA Member
Manufacturers of quality apiary woodenware
636 Coopers Mills Rd
Windsor, Maine 04363
207-549-5501 or 1-877-4-BEE-BOX
info@humbleabodesmaine.com
humbleabodesmaine.com

Spicer Bees MSBA Member
Beekeeping supplies
David & Susan Spicer
373 Hunts Meadow Road
Whitefield, ME. 04353
207-549-5480
spicerbees.com

Swan’s Honey MSBA Member
Beekeeping supplies
Lincoln and Karen Sennett
332 Bessey Ridge Road
Albion, ME 04910
207-437-2251
swanshoney@roadrunner.com

 

Maine Honey Bee Suppliers

The following in-state suppliers offer queens, packages, and “nucs”.
Nuc purchases usually require deposit on the nuc box, which is refundable upon return.

MSBA Members

Back Ridge Bee Farm MSBA Member
5-frame nucs and packages
Mary Jo and Shawn Kinney
594 Acadia Highway
Orland, ME 04472
207-479-1584 or 207-930-0099
backridgebeefarm.com

Backwoods Bee Farm MSBA Member
3 lb. Italian packages
Chris and Vanessa Rogers
Windham, ME
(207) 893-2847
backwoodsbeefarm.com

Bear Mountain Apiaries MSBA Member
Overwintered hives for sale
Equipment in excellent condition
Bees will be State Inspected.
Linwood J Swett Jr
86 Mason Road
Turner Maine 04282
207-224-7032
linwood@ne.twcbc.com

Bee Pride MSBA Member
Nucs for sale
Peggy and Brian Pride
Lebanon, ME 04027
207-457-2337
learnmore@beepride.com
beepride.com

Bee Whisperer MSBA Member
Packages and nucs
Peter Cowin
236 Maine Road South
Hampden ME 04444
207 299 6948
www.beewhisperer.us

Cooper Charolais Farm & Apiary MSBA Member
Packages, nucs, local queens
Mark, Buzz & Paula Cooper
42 Montgomery Road
Windham, Maine 04062
207-892-9223
Mark 207-232-5842
gmcooper81@aol.com

The Honey Exchange MSBA Member
Russian Queens.
3 lb packages with marked Russian Hybrid queens, available in late April.
Phil Gaven
494 Stevens Ave.
Portland, ME 04103
207-773-9333
thehoneyexchange.com

Honeycomb Depot MSBA Member
Bees and nucs
Mark & Melinda King
45 Littleton Station Rd
Littleton ME 04730
207-538-5833
wpfsuppliesu@gmail.com

Maine Bee Company MSBA Member
5-frame northern nucleus colonies (some overwintered)
Mated queens (our queen heritage)
Queen cells available
Jason Peters
29 Charles Lane
Bucksport, Maine 04416
207-735-5780
Facebook: Maine Bee Company

Royal Bees and Honey MSBA Member
5-frame nucs and packages
Queens: Italian & Carniolan
Matt Roy
219 Back Nippen Road
Buxton, ME 04093
207-229-9125
royalhoneybees@gmail.com

Spicer Bees MSBA Member
3 lb Italian packages and 5-frame nucs (some are overwintered)
David & Susan Spicer
373 Hunts Meadow Road
Whitefield, ME. 04353
207-549-5480
spicerbees.com

Swan’s HoneyMSBA Member
5-frame nucs, choice of Italian, Carniolan, or mite-resistant queens
Lincoln & Karen Sennett
332 Bessey Ridge Road
Albion, ME 04910
207-437-2251

Non-members

Bob Egan
Carniolan 4-frame nucs
Overwintered in Maine; gentle and productive strain
485 Middle Road
Skowhegan, ME 04976
207-474-2945

Tony Bachelder
Carniolan 4-frame nucs, inserted into your equipment
95 Paris Hill Rd.
Buckfield, ME 04220
207-336-2343

Maya’s Apiary
5-frame nucs available in spring
Maine-raised queens available mid-summer
Call for pricing
Peter Kucharski
2689 W RiverRd
Sidney, ME
207-242-0037

Sparky’s Apiaries
Italian 3 lb packages with Italian queen
David Smith
130 High St
Hope, ME 04847
207-831-5085
sparkys@tidewater.net
sparkyshoneyandmaple.com

National Bee Equipment Suppliers

Betterbee

Brushy Mountain Bee Farm, Inc.

Dadant & Sons, Inc.

Humble Bee

Kelley Beekeeping

Mann Lake Ltd.

 

The MSBA is grateful to all local business people who provide products and services to the state beekeeping community. We do not endorse products or suppliers. If you would like to be added to this list contact us. Member listings are free.


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