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The Bees Knees

How many hives should I start with?

When a person walks through my store door wanting to get into beekeeping, a frequent question is, “How many hives should I start with?” The easy answer from any beekeeper is, “TWO”, if you can afford it. Two to four is a good range – more than four is a bit much for a beginner

How do I become a beekeeper?

Have you ever wondered, “How do I become a beekeeper?” Been pondering this question for years? You are not alone. In fact, most ‘new-bees’ that walk through our door at the Scottsville Supply Company say they have been thinking about becoming a beekeeper for years, but just didn’t know where to start! The first thing