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Beginners Kits

Standard Beginners Kit (Save $15)

Kit includes:
  1. A Complete One-Story Beehive (box, top, bottom, 10 frames with foundation)
  2. Hive Tool (standard hive tool)
  3. Smoker (basic)
  4. Hat (mesh or plastic)
  5. Veil (round veil)
  6. Gloves (canvas)
  7. Syrup Feeder (entrance feeder)
  8. "First Lessons in Beekeeping" (basic information of year-round beekeeping)

Standard Kit Prices:

Hive & Frames Assembled

Plastic Insert frame - $214.00
Wax & Wire in frames - $223.00

Hive & Frames Unassembled​ (plastic foundation frames)

Unassembled Kit, includes nails & instructions - $185.00
 

Upgrades

For Built Wax/Wired Frames - add $30.50
Varroa Screened Bottom Board - add $35.00
Leather Gloves - add $7.00

Deluxe Beginners Kit (Save $40.00)

Kit includes:
  1. A Build Two Story Hive (with wax and wired frames, telescoping cover & inner cover and a varroa screened bottom board)
  2. Maxant Hive Tool​ (J-hook style)
  3. Spring / Winter Feeder
  4. Stainless Steel Smoker (with guard)
  5. Half Suit (with zipper attached veil)
  6. Goatskin Gloves (nylon sleeve)
  7. "The Backyard Beekeeper" Book​ (or choice of selected beginner books)

$435.00 (No Substitutions)


Queens & Package Bees

We're Changing!

Sacramento Beekeeping & Honey

will not be selling package bees or queens in 2018.  

We still carry a complete line of beekeeping supplies; including beginners kits, assembled 100% beeswax foundation/hand-wired frames, protective clothing, books, tools & other accessories.

​We also have Extractors to Rent!

 

We are referring our customers that want to order bee packages and queen bees to:

​Jeff Becker at ​The Bee Box 

​For more information or to place an order,

call (916) 475-1828.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foundation Wax


 

8 1/8" & 8 1/2" PLAIN:

$1.70 each
$16.50 / 10
$32.00 / 20
$77.50 / 50
$145.00 / 100

8 1/2" PLASTIC (beeswax coated):

$1.80 each
$17.50 / 10
$34.00 / 20
$82.50 / 50
$155.00 / 100

8 1/2" DURAGILT:

$1.80 each
$17.50 / 10
$34.00 / 20
$82.50 / 50
$155.00 / 100

8 1/8" & 8 1/2" WIRED:

$1.80 each
$17.50 / 10
$34.00 / 20
$82.50 / 50
$155.00 / 100

5 5/8" THIN CUTCOMB:

$1.15 each
$11.00 / 10
$20.00 / 20
5# box (90 sheets) $75.00 / 90

5 1/4" & 5 5/8" PLAIN:

$1.50 each
$14.50 / 10
$28.00 / 20
$67.50 / 50
$125.00 / 100

5 5/8" PLASTIC (beeswax coated):

$1.70 each
$16.50 / 10
$32.00 / 20
$77.50 / 50
$145.00 / 100

5 5/8" DURAGILT:

$1.70 each
$16.50 / 10
$32.00 / 20
$77.50 / 50
$145.00 / 100

5 1/4" & 5 5/8" WIRED:

$1.70 each
$16.50 / 10
$32.00 / 20
$77.50 / 50
$145.00 / 100

DRONE foundation:

Available in 8 1/2" size only  $2.30 each

 

Bulk Foundation Prices

25# Box Plain: (any size) $265.00
25# Box Wired: (any size) $275.00
 

To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).

Medications and Treatments

Honey Bee Nutrition

  • $29.95 16 oz.
  • Pollen Substitutes:

                  Pollen Patties, ready-to-use   $6.95 each

                  Dry Powder Form, 1 lb.   $7.95  (makes approx. 2 patties)

Varroa mite treatments

  • $56.95
  • Apiguard,  2 pack (single colony treatment) $12.95
  • $45.95

 

 

 

To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).

Extractors

For Rent (per day with uncapping fork)

2 Frame: $40.00 / day
$45.00 / weekend
3 Frame: $40.00 / day
$45.00 / weekend
Electric knife: $10.00 / day
$15.00 / weekend

Weekend is from anytime Saturday to 5:00 pm the following Tuesday.

Call ahead to reserve your rental.

$75 DEPOSIT REQUIRED FOR ALL RENTALS

For Sale

2 Frame Dadant SS: (any size frame-tangentially-must rotate frames) $444.95
Stand: $65.00
2 Frame Maxant SS: (61/4" frames only-radially-no rotation needed) $435.95
3/6 Frame Maxant SS: (3 frames 91/8" tangentially OR 6 frames 61/4" radially) $649.95
3/6 Frame Maxant electric: (3 frames 91/8" tangentially OR 6 frames 61/4" radially) $899.95
Maxant Stand: (all Maxant models) $65.00

Other sizes and brands available by special order, with down payment of one half.

To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).

Other Beekeeping Supplies

Bee brush $7.95
Bee escape $1.95 cone
$3.95 oval
Cappings scratcher $11.99
Conical bee escape board $29.95
Comb cutter $17.95

Coveralls

Pullover Jacket/veil, S,M,L,XL $81.95
With zippered veil, S, M, L, XL $99.95
XXL $109.95
Sherriff Apiarist (S, M, L) $195.95
XL $205.95
XXL $235.95
Sherriff Rustler (half suit S, M, L) $156.95
XL $163.95
XXL $209.95

Official US dealer for English BJ Sherriff Apiarist Clothing

Click here to see them in our Online Store!

Cutcomb plastic boxes $1.85 / each
$16.95 / 10
Entrance Guard $7.99
Eyelets (package) $8.95 / 1000
$39.95 / 5000
Eyelet punch $5.95

Feeders

Entrance, metal & wood $5.95
Entrance, plastic $5.95
Inside, 4-jar $10.99
Division board $6.25
(ladder) $2.95
Top Feeder  
with 4" super $28.95
Frame cleaner $8.95
Frame grip $18.95
Frame holder $31.95
Fume board $19.50

Gloves:

Plastic $15.95
Canvas $12.95
Leather, vented $19.95
Goatskin $32.95
Helmets - Vented plastic or Mesh $17.95
Hive staples, 1 lb $6.95
Hive stand, wood $18.95
Hive stand, metal $57.95

Hive tools

Standard $7.95
Maxant or Chrome $19.95
Honey bottling pail with gate $32.95
Honey gate, plastic $16.95 - 22.95
Honey pail, 60 lb: $10.95

Honey strainers:

2-part Stainless steel: $39.95
Pail strainers (3 meshes) ​    9.95 each
:​Inner cover:           $13.95

Knives:

Speedking:     $119.95
   With Control box        $138.95

​    Plain knive               $  29.95

Nails:

frame, 1 lb: $3.95
wiring, 1 lb: $5.95
7D for boxes, 1 lb: $3.95
5D for tops/bottoms, 1/2 lb: $2.95
Observation hive kit, 2 story: $66.95
Pollen traps, various styles: $25.95 - 75.95

Queen excluders:

Metal edged: $10.95
Wooden edged: $17.95
Plastic: $8.95
Queen marking pen: $6.95
Queen Rearing kit: $79.95
Queen grafting tools: $5.95

Rabbets (frame rests):

T-shaped: $.40
L-shaped: $.40
9 frame rabbet: $.75
Screened hive closure/moving screen: $19.99

Smokers:

4X7 Economy: $32.95
4X7 Stainless: $42.95
4X7 Stainless with guard: $54.95
Spur embedder: $10.95

Support pins:

Pkg/40: $4.25
Telescoping cover: $25.99
   With inner cover: $37.99
Varroa screen (addon): $22.95
Varroa bottom board with screen: $48.95

Veils:

Folding: $N/A
Round: $27.99
Alexander-needs-no-hat: $27.99

Wire:

½ lb: $8.95
1 lb: $13.95
5 lb: $41.50

To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).

Wood Products



SUPERS (boxes) 9 5/8"

Unassembled $19.95
Unassembled, 10 or more $19.45
Built $21.95

SUPERS (boxes) 6 5/8"

Unassembled $16.95
Unassembled, 10 or more $16.45
Built $20.95

TOP BOARD

Unassembled $15.95
Unassembled, 10 or more $15.45
Built $19.95

BOTTOM BOARD

Unassembled $15.95
Unassembled, 10 or more $15.45
Built $19.95

COMPLETE HIVE (one super, frames, foundation, top, bottom)

Unassembled, nails extra $82.35
Plastic $111.80
Wax $121.80

SUPER WITH FRAMES AND WAX

9 5/8" Plastic

Unassembled, nails extra $50.45
Built with plastic foundation $71.90
Built with wax foundation $81.90

6 5/8" Plastic

Unassembled, nails extra $46.45
Built with plastic foundation $64.90
Built with wax foundation $70.90

UNBUILT FRAMES, without wax

9 1/8" & 6 1/4"

each $1.40
10 $13.00
100 $120.00

LABOR ON CLEAN FRAMES

Wired frames-Embed wax Large $2.35 each
Small $2.25 each
Wire only Large $2.35 each
Small $2.25 each
Wire & embed wax Large $4.10 each
Small $3.95 each

BUILT FRAMES, with plastic foundation

9 1/8"

each $5.50
10 $49.95

6 1/4"

each $4.50
10 $43.95

BUILT FRAMES, with wax foundation

9 1/8"

each $6.50
10 $59.95

6 1/4"

each $5.50
10 $49.95

Cutcomb

each $6.50
10 $59.95

ONE PIECE PLASTIC FRAMES

LARGE

each $2.95
Case of 52 $2.65 each

SMALL

each $2.75
Case of 72 $2.45 each

FRAME PARTS

Top bar $.55 each
Cleats $.70 each
Bottom bar $.40 each
End bar $.45 each
Beeway $.50 each
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To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).

Beekeeping Books & Educational Aids

ABC-XYZ of Beekeeping $59.95
Backyard Beekeeper (Kim Flottum) $24.99
Honey in the Comb $15.95
Honey Bee Hobbist (Norm Gary) $14.95
First Lessons in Beekeeping (& Spanish) $12.95-14.95
Hive and the Honeybee (Newest Edition) $57.50
Urban Beekeeping $24.95
How to Keep Bees and Sell Honey (Kelley) $11.95
Keeping Bees (English) NEW $19.95
Study Prints (12 posters) $39.95
 

Other Books

  • Huge selection of children’s books on bees
  • Books on Beeswax (candles, recipes, polishes, etc.)
  • Information on Pollen, Royal jelly, and Propolis (nutrition and health)
  • Types and medicinal uses of Honey
  • Honey recipes and Honey Cookbooks

 

To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).

Beeswax, Honey, Pollen, Royal Jelly, Propolis

Beeswax in blocks

Ivory $12.95 / lb
Natural $12.95 / lb

Beeswax beads

​(available in natural & ivory) 

1/2 lb $7.95
1 lb $12.95
5 lb $59.95

Honey, single flower (See Honey Price List)

1 lb $8.35
2 lb $15.85
3 lb $22.85
4 lb $31.95

Our selection of honey floral sources varies, but we always have about 10 different ones.

Honey in the comb $25.00 per lb. 
Creamed honey, 12 ozs. $7.95

Royal Jelly - Fresh, Frozen

1 oz $12.50
2 oz $22.00
8 oz $55.00
1 Kilo (32-34 ozs.) $160.00

Royal Jelly

Freeze-Dried in Capsules

500 mg. each:   200 ct $25.95

Propolis

Powdered in Capsules

500 mg each:   200 ct. $25.95

Fresh Local Bee Pollen

3 oz $5.00
8 oz $12.00
1 lb $22.00

To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).

Empty Jars, Containers, & Labels


 

Specialty Jars (Glass)

2 oz Hexagon $.65 each
cs/24 $14.95
4 oz Hexagon $.85 each
cs/12 $9.95
6 oz Hexagon $.90 each
cs/12 $10.95
8 oz Hexagon $1.10 each
cs/12 $12.50
12 oz Hexagon $1.25 each
cs/12 $14.50
1 lb Muth Jar (tall with cork) $2.95 each
1 lb Glass Bear $1.50 each

Squeeze Bears/Skeps (Plastic)

8 oz. Bear $.75 each
24 or more $.70 each
12 oz. Bear $.75 each
24 or more $.70 each
1 lb. Skep $.80 each
24 or more $.75 each
2 lb. Bear $1.40 each
24 or more $1.35 each
1 lb. Inverted Jar $1.45 each

Standard Honey Jars

8 oz. Glass $1.50 each
cs/24 $27.95
1 lb. Glass $1.35 each
cs/12 $14.95
1 lb. Plastic $1.35 each
cs/24 $22.00
2 lb. Glass $1.85 each
cs/12 $21.50
2 1/2 lb. Plastic $1.95 each
cs/6 $10.00
3 lb. Glass $1.85 each
cs/12 $21.50
5 lb. Jug (Plastic) $3.00 each
12 lb. (1 gal) Plastic $2.65 each

 

60 lb. square pail $13.95
Square pail gate $19.95
 

 

Labels - Assorted Sizes & Styles

Available in 25's & 50's $2.95 - $6.95
 

* Honey is measured by weight (lbs & ozs) / not by volume (other liquids will be lighter in weight)

 

To order: Call, fax, e-mail, or mail your order. (Call us or we will call you for credit card number).