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The Buzzing Place to Bee

Local. Fair. Sustainable.  As a responsible, eco-friendly business, we’re committed to keeping bees in their natural habitat in a local and sustainable way. Check out the rest of our site to learn about our initiatives and our products.

 

Available Products

The Exton Bee Company was formed to assist the honeybee population in our area and to inform the public of the valuable role of honeybees in nature and agriculture.  We carry a full line of top quality hive products at Exton Bee Company. Whether you’re looking for a gift or for a permanent supply of honey-based products, browse our selection of eco-friendly merchandise and get in touch with any questions.

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Pure Raw Local Honey - $10/lb

Lighter Spring and Darker Fall

Available now.

Our lighter honey is made by the bees from April to June.  We collect it in July.  Our darker honey is made by the bees from July to September.  We collect it in late-September. The honey's color and flavor is determined by many local nectar sources.

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3 lb Package Bees - $120 each

Italian Hybrid Honey Bees

April 16, 2021 packages sold out. 

Late-March 2021 packages sold out. 

Each package contains approximately 3 pounds of Italian Hybrid worker bees and a mated queen.  Call, text, or email to reserve a package.

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Nucleus Colonies - $200 each

Italian Hybrid Honey Bees

Late-April 2021 nucs sold out 4/20/21. 

Mid-April 2021 nucs sold out. 

Our 5-frame nucs include an Italian Hybrid mated queen and bees.  The 5 deep frames consist of 2 brood, 2 honey, and 1 frame which can vary between brood, honey, foundation for expansion, or frame feeder.  Call, text, or email to reserve a nuc.

 
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Comb Honey - $20 / 4" square

Available now.


Our comb honey is cut and packaged just the way the bees made it.  No additional processing.  Packaged in 4" squares.

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Pure Beeswax - $10/lb

Available now.

Our pure beeswax is filtered and refined from the wax cappings collected when we extract honey.  Make your own candles, lip balm, creams, and cosmetics.

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Queen Bees - $35 each

Available now.


We treat our queens like royalty, selecting for the most popular traits:

• Good Honey Production

• Overwintering Ability

• Gentle Temper

Italian hybrid queens are usually available throughout the beekeeping season.  VSH (Varroa Sensitive Hygienic) stock will be available mid-Summer.  Call, text, or email for details or to purchase a queen.

 

Learn With Us

Whether you want to become a beekeeper, or simply curious about bees and their positive impact on the environment, Exton Bee Company provides a variety of educational opportunities. Browse our list below.

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Apiary Tour & Honey Tasting

July 3, 2021

Free!  Meet at our apiary behind Hidden Horseshoe Produce at 1:30pm for honey tasting and a tour of our the yard.

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Live Honey Extraction

July 10, 2021

Live honey extraction to be shown on Facebook Live at 11am.  Please plan to attend!

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Apiary Tour & Honey Tasting

August 7, 2021

Free!  Meet at our apiary behind Hidden Horseshoe Produce at 1:30pm for honey tasting and a tour of our the yard.

 

Beekeeper Services

Beekeeping isn't easy.  Do you want to become a better beekeeper?  We are available to travel to your location and show you how to manipulate your hives for healthier, stronger, and more productive colonies.  Just $35 per 1/2 hour, including travel time.  Call or email for more information and to schedule an appointment.

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Contact Us

316 Stafford Ct, Chester Springs, PA  19425

484-678-1938