How to start honey bee keeping
We offer a number of products aimed at how to start honey bee keeping, these include:
TechnosetBee® Complete Hive System
The Complete Hive system which includes the Brood Box and Super, is full depth, 10F, lid, 6 hive locks and twenty No. 1 or 2 Type full depth plastic frames, box measures 51cm x 41.5cm, with a solid plastic bottom board. The hive system is not low maintenance but rather NO maintenance as they don’t rot, sweat, develop mildew, warp, split, or crack. The Bee Hives can be easily washed with warm soapy water and extremely easy to assemble.
TechnosetBee® Bee Escape Cover (Lid)
The bee escape is perfectly designed for clearing a box of honey with minimal stress to the bees and the beekeeper – perfect Beekeeping for Beginners!
Propolis Trap / Collection System
The Propolis trap provides the most efficient means available for collecting clean, high quality propolis with minimum effort.
It offers an entrance at each end for the bees within the hive to easily access the sugar syrup. It holds 4 litres of syrup and can be refilled without disturbing the bees.
A pollen trap
Our pollen trap’s unique design collects up to 70%. The trap has four main parts; the base, the mesh through which the pollen falls, the upper disk to prevent its contamination and two trays to hold the collected pollen.
Full Depth Frame, Plastic, No. 2 Type
The beekeeper simply cuts a sheet of wax foundation in half inserting each piece into place through the top of the frame. Great durability and ideally suited for beekeepers who are time poor.
For more information on how to start honey bee keeping please see our beekeeping equipment page