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Host-A-Hive

Host a Bee Hive in Your Backyard!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have a beehive in your own backyard? Have you dreamt of harvesting your own honey? Would you like more fruitful gardens? Or maybe you’d just like to help the struggling bee populations?

New for 2017, we are offering our Host-A-Hive program! With several affordable options to choose from, you can Host-A-Hive that is either fully managed by us so you never have to get close to the bees, or you can suit up and join us!

Not only will a hive in your yard benefit you in a number of ways, it also adds a great conversation piece. All of our options include fall honey that you can keep or give as delightful holiday gifts. Everyone loves honey!

Promote Sustainable Living

Host-A-Hive is also an excellent opportunity for restaurants, hotels, parks, and businesses! Offer cut honeycomb to your clients. Sell your branded honey in your gift shop. Gift honey to clients and team members. Wow them with your sustainable practices and environmental contribution.

We manage our bees with completely natural, sustainable practices. We do not medicate or chemically treat our bees, so you’ll receive the freshest and healthiest raw honey, honeycomb and wax possible.

Why should I Host-A-Hive?

    • Imagine the elegant touch of fresh cut honeycomb, sourced from your own backyard or corporate location
    • Honey has many medicinal properties and may reduce seasonal allergies
    • Help the struggling honeybee population
    • Experience a significant increase in garden yields and flower production
    • Unfiltered, raw honey for yourself or as gifts
    • Pure beeswax for body care products or candles
    • Unique educational opportunity for children and adults
    • Click Here for the 2018 Host-A-Hive application!

Map of current Host-A-Hive locations

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Host-A-Hive Options

Fully Managed Apprenticeship Beginner Package Sponsorship Full Ownership
With Management
1 Fully Managed Beehive


1 Jointly Managed Beehive 1 Self Managed Beehive 1 Fully Managed Beehive 1 Fully Managed Beehive
We take care of everything We manage the hive and you assist us You own and manage the hive We take care of everything You own the hive, we take care of everything for you
Suit up and perform inspections with us Includes smoker, tool, grip, gloves, suit and 3 follow up visits We will place an elegant “Donated By” plaque with your name on the hive
You receive up to 10 pounds of honey and 1lb wax from your hive
You receive up to
20 pounds of honey and 2lbs wax from your hive
You receive 100% honey and wax from your hive
You or host will receive up to
10 pounds of honey and 1lb wax from hive
You receive 100% honey and wax from your hive
25% discount on additional hives
(2 is recommended)
Option to buy hive at 50% discount after membership ends 10% discount on additional hives 25% discount on additional hives
(2 is recommended)
25% discount on additional hives
(2 is recommended)
$35 per month/billed annually
$40 per month/billed monthly
$65 per month/billed annually
$75 per month/billed monthly
$475 $35 per month/billed annually
$40 per month/billed monthly
$400 (plus hourly maintenance)

Host-A-Hive Packages Include

✔ Full hive maintenance (if applicable) ✔ Honey from your hosted hive ✔ Transport costs
✔ Honey extraction & bottling ✔ Regular checks of hive activity ✔ Pollination of your property
✔ Regular inspection for disease ✔ Hive equipment ✔ Discounts on additional honey

 

Click Here To Apply
Thank you for your interest in the Host-A-Hive program! Please note that the 2017 application has closed as we are FULLY BOOKED! Applications are now being accepted for 2018. Application closes March 2018 to allow for equipment purchasing and preparation. In the mean time, please see our upcoming classes!