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  • New Zealand Bee Packages - April Delivery - Deposit - SOLD OUT


    Bee Packages from Arataki Apiary in New Zealand Arriving Early April. 

    Get an early start and replenish your Winter Losses with bees from New Zealand.

    Your package will include 2.2 lbs / 1kg of Honey Bees and a Mated 2021 Queen.

    Arataki Bee Packages are $230 each.  A $50 deposit is required on each Bee Package you would like to reserve.  The remaining $180 is due when you pick up your Bee Package.

    Packages are shipped in Tubes making them extremely easy to install.

    Install your package in an empty hive with a Honey frame and some Pollen and have a hive ready for pollination and to produce honey for Spring.

    You will need to have your equipment ready for them to be installed when you pick them up.  The minimum you should have ready for them is 1 Frame of Honey, Bee Pollen or Pollen Substitute and the rest of the hive filled with already drawn frames.

    The health of your package is guaranteed on pick up.  You as a beekeeper accept all responsibility once the package leaves our possession

    Depending on the weather pick up date may change.  We will give you as much notice as possible of any date change.  By purchasing a package you understand that the date they arrive you are required to pick them up.

    Bee Packages require a little bit of experience.  If you are a first time beekeeper purchase a Nucleus Colony


    Installation Video Below


    Reserve your Spring 2020 Nuc NOW!!!