Taking orders for March 2023 pick up dates -
Bees & Supplies
Limited availability -
Fall '22 Queens
Early Pick Up Dates March 25th,
26th & April 1st
We are also taking orders for Bees
with '23 Spring Queens
April 8th thru April 30th pick up dates for Nucs, Hives & Supplies
San Antonio, Texas Metro - Somerset Area 78069
By placing an order from The Bee
Place, you are
acknowledging and agreeing to the process and terms of the
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Some beekeeping supplies may be limited at this time due to COVID-19
related supply interruptions.
Please know that anything ordered from
our beekeeping supply pages are subject to back-order and
ALL ORDERS are
local pick up only - Shipping is not available from our
location at this time.
Please Note: Beekeeping Supplies
are by Appointment (date) / Local
We are located about a half hour southwest of downtown San Antonio just outside of
However, we do not have a store for "walk in shopping" at this time. Since
we are a bee farming operation and work our bees at multiple locations, we
take orders via the website and arrange for pickup on scheduled pickup
Hive Feeder Options
Below (Shipping Not Available)
Pro Feeders Features
- Stronger - The wood cap system and the inside wall supports add to the
unparalleled structural integrity of the feeder.
- experience minimal drowning.
- Easy To Clean - This is the only feeder available where the entire cap and
ladder system is easily removed for cleaning.
- No Burr Comb To Clean - Sealed feeding tubes prevent the bees from making
burr comb in the feeder and keeps the queen from laying brood inside.
- Pro Feeder Max Pro Feeder - Larger Size Saves You Time & Money
- Revolutionary Cap & Ladder System
- Sealed feeding tubes ensure the bees are confined to the feeding area
so you will experience minimal drowning.
- Exclusive Design -
The wood cap and ladder system attaches securely to the feeder with our
exclusive cap bands so there is no need to remove your feeders for the
- Pro Feeder holds close to 2 gallons and the Pro Feeders hold 1 gallon
or 1½ gallons, saving you time and fuel with fewer trips to the bee yard.
Pro-Feeders are Division Board Feeders
Internal feeders reduce robbing
activity in the bee yard. These are for use in a 9⅝" deep
box (hive body).
FD-805 Pro Feeder w/ Cap & Ladder $20
FD-825 Pro Feeder w/ Cap & Ladder $20
Holds 1 gallon
Ear measures 2"
Fits snug using 9 new frames
Holds 1½" gallons
Ear measures 2½"
Fits with a ¾" gap using 8 new frames
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Pick Up Only (at this time) Except Special Orders
delivery arrangements may be made with minimum orders and certain products.
We double check all hives and nucs prior to marking them ready for pick up
and rarely have issues, but we are human and prone to mistakes and bees are
live animals and prone to change from one day to the next. Therefore we have
the following policy and will replace or exchange a
colony if we are notified of an issue right away. Waiting more than a week
to report an issue is not considered right away.
Cancellation, Refund and Return Policy:
Honey bees are livestock, therefore they are
subject to conditions and other factors that effect their health such as;
diseases, pesticides, temperatures, etc. and since we have no control over the
conditions the bees are subjected to once they leave our property, we can
not be responsible for incidents or accidents after they leave our
possession. For these reasons, under normal conditions, we recommended hive inspections before
loading and leaving our property and signing off on the order received
However, with COVID-19 safety concerns, we will honor
and respect and waive the pick up day inspections and ask that you please
report any issues within 48 hours of receiving your bees. For anyone that
has a long way to travel, we would prefer to go through the hives before you
leave so in the event of an issue, we can correct it prior to leaving with
Since we must make all necessary arrangements and commitments to secure
everything needed to fill orders, from equipment to reserving bees to
securing queens from preferred out of state breeders, etc., we have the following
Cancellation of Orders: All
cancellations for refunds must be requested in writing within seven (7) days from the time
the order is placed. A 10% processing fee will be applied to all
cancellation requests filled after the seventh day of the order and will be
processed as time permits.
Returns for Supplies and Gear: If there is any issue with any equipment,
gear, please let us know within seven (7) days of the receipt of the product and
we will arrange for an exchange. All requests for a refund filled after this
time are subject to a 10% restocking fee.