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Observation Hive- Free!

Free 3 deep frame observation hive for a permanent location. Needs glass or plexiglass. For more information and to stake your claim contact Vince Aloyo at Vincent.aloyo@gmail.com

Local Nucs for Sale

Nucs with 2-3 deep frames of solid brood, beeing nurtured by nurse bees, THEIR MAMA, and adequate food stores will simply explode once installed in your equipment. Early April: 5 deep frame Nucs in non-returnable cardboard boxes. Late April: 4 frame Nucs from our overwintered colonies. To reserve your Nuc, we only need your vitals: name, phone #, email and # of Nucs to reserve for you.

Visit 911HONEY.COM for more info and pricing.

HoneyBee Nucs For Sale. $200.00

Perfect for backyard beekeepers, we grow and breed quality honey bees.

  • Quality Northern Wintered-over bees
  • 5 Frame Nucs
  • Bring your own empty hive body
  • Grown Locally in Our Own Apiary
  • Recently inspected by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, fully licensed to produce nucleus colonies and queens , license number C2019-32 

Text or call for more information. 

Shady Elm Honeybee Farm LLC
(215) 480-3082

Spring Nucs (April 2nd & 4th weeks) and Packages (April 6th* & 27th*)

Over 25 years working with package producers in the same location - queen pedigree from overwintered feral colonies in PA and Michigan. Nucs are five deep frames. Pickup is five miles from Valley Forge, Norristown and Lansdale.

*Join us for a package installation demo at 2:00 PM

Get more information at www.pabeekeeper.com

Worcester Honey Farms
Lansdale, PA

2019 Honey Bee Nucs for Sale

PA Queen and Nuc Selling License Cert. # C2017-174

Nucs with 2019 Wilbanks queens from Georgia. Five frame medium or deep frame nucs with Italian queens produced by Wilbanks Apiaries, Claxton, Georgia. Three frames of her brood, as well as nectar and pollen. Likely availability is late April to mid-May. Deep frame nuc – $175, Medium frame nuc – $165.

Nucs with 2019 Broke-T Honey queens from Mississippi. Five frame medium or deep frame nucs with queens raised from VP Queens VSH breeders, daughters raised by Johnny Thompson of Broke-T Honey in Philadelphia, Mississippi (https://www.facebook.com/BrokeTHoney). Three frames of her brood, as well as frames of nectar and pollen. Likely availability is mid-May. Deep frame nuc – $175, Medium frame nuc – $165.

Nucs with 2019 Saskatraz queens from California. Five frame medium or deep frame nucs with Saskatraz queens produced by Powell Apiaries, Orland, CA from Canadian breeder queens produced by the Saskatraz breeder program. For full information, go to http://www.saskatraz.com. Three frames of her brood, as well as nectar and pollen. Likely availability is late April or May. Deep nucs – $175, Medium frame nucs – $165.

Over wintered nucs containing locally raised (PA) 2018 queens. A locally raised queen, brood, pollen and honey. Winter proven stock since it will have come through the 2018-2019 winter in PA. Five frame medium or deep frame nucs with locally mated queens. Three frames of her brood, as well as nectar and pollen. Likely availability is mid to late April. $250

All of the nucs I sell are raised by me. I do not buy nucs from commercial breeders and resell them. If you bring your hive to my apiary, I will install the nuc into it for you. Or you may borrow a cardboard nuc box with a cash deposit of $10 that is fully refundable upon return of the nuc box assembly in its original condition.

To reserve a honey bee nuc contact Mark Antunes at honeyhillfarm@verizon.net or call 215-257-7121.

Thank you,

Mark Antunes
Honey Hill Farm LLC.
932 Callowhill Road,
Perkasie, PA 18944

2019 Nucs for Sale

For 2019, I will have several kinds of nucs available, each consisting of five medium depth frames of adult bees, including three frames of brood of varied ages (all of which are offspring of your queen), as well as frames of pollen and honey. Types of nucs I plan to have include overwintered nucs with a 2018 queen raised from my local survivor stock, nucs with 2019 purchased Italian queens mated in Florida, nucs with 2019 purchased Carniolan queens from Hawaii and nucs containing 2019 queens raised from my local survivor stock. These different types of nucs will be available at diverse times, starting in March.  For more information, go to my web site: http://vincemasterbeekeeper.com

I am PA licensed (C2018-95 through August 30, 2019) to sell Queens and Nucleus colonies. As part of this program, my queen rearing apiaries are inspected by the PA Department of Agriculture twice a year, typically at the beginning and end of the active beekeeping season. I use no antibiotics in my beekeeping operations.

Vincent Aloyo, PhD
Master Beekeeper

HONEY For Sale!

Steve Amelang
Homegrown Honey
43 Skyline Drive
Audubon, PA 19403
(610) 666-6510

Priscilla Bonsell
Bonsell’s Bees
Hatfield, PA

Dan Boylan
Cairnsgrove Gardens/Apiaries
(610) 327-8217

Scott Famous
Mellibee Apiaries/VSH Queens
(610) 329-4399

Drew Shaner
(610) 473-8082


Serving Montgomery, Bucks and surrounding counties in Pennsylvania, the MCBAPA is an association of hobbyist and professional beekeepers. Our mission is to provide education, hands-on training, support and fellowship in all aspects of beekeeping. Both experienced beekeepers and novices participate in our monthly meetings, field trips and social events.

Our meetings are held at:

Montgomery County 4-H Center
1015 Bridge Road (Route 113)
Skippack, PA 19426

General membership meetings are usually held the 4th Thursday of the month at 7 pm, but please check our calendar.

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