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Long Lane Honey Bee Farms

Work Bees Smarter Not Harder

Posted by Certified Master Beekeeper David Burns on


We are David and Sheri Burns from Long Lane Honey Bee Farms, www.honeybeesonline.com. It's cold outside and snowy, but spring is less than 2 months away, just 58 days.

Don't be fooled into thinking you do not need to take a class on beekeeping. So many beekeepers lose their hives their first year from mistakes that could have been avoided. You are investing hundreds of dollars into beekeeping, don't lose it all by trying to save $69 by not taking a class. Your bees deserve the best of you.

You might think of bees as just a bug, but they are more. A colony is a single organism that

needs cared for and managed correctly just like a cat or dog.

If you are not properly educated in how to keep bees, you may not be aware of how sick your bees might be.

You can take your cat or dog to the veterinarian, but you can't take your hive to the vet. You need to...READ MORE

Here Is An Example Of One Of Our Online Classes, A Day In The Apiary:


Day In The Apiary

In this online course, you'll spend time with David as he teaches you in the bee yard from the comfort of your home.

ONLINE COURSES:

Basic Beekeeping

Spring Management

A Day In The Apiary With David

Getting Your Bees Through The Winter

Advanced Beekeeping

Queen Rearing: How to raise your own queens

Or Take An In-House Class At Our Location:

January 26 Basic Beekeeping only a few spots open!

February 9th Basic Beekeeping

Many more classes available by clicking here.

ORDER YOUR HIVES EARLY!

You might think of bees as just a bug, but they are more. A colony is a single organism that needs cared for and managed correctly just like a cat or dog. If you are not properly educated you really aren't aware of how sick your bees might be. You can take your cat or dog to the veterinarian, but you can't take your hive to the vet...READ MORE

Don't wait until spring to order your hive. It's much better to order your equipment before the spring rush. Now is a perfect time to make your choices and secure what you need.

Freedom Kit with bees is our kit for the serious beekeeper...Read more

How Many Hives Should You Start With? The average backyard hobbyist should always start with 2 or more. Why? With two hives, you can compare...Read More

How Close To The House Can I Put My Hives? This and 18 other questions are answered here...Read more

YOU ARE GOING TO NEED HELP SOONER OR LATER

Beekeeping Class

There are so many different opinions about keeping bees. It can be so confusing. Be sure you know all you need to know about beekeeping. Sign up for one of our classes or sign up for our mentorship program. Click below:

Beekeeping Classes Beekeeping Mentorship

We are glad you are keeping bees or thinking about it. Thank you for supporting our family business for all your beekeeping needs.

Sincerely,

David and Sheri Burns

Long Lane Honey Bee Farms

217-427-2678

www.honeybeesonline.com

New 2019 Hours:

Monday Closed

Tuesday 10am - 4:30pm

Wednesday 10am - 4:30pm

Thursday 10am - 4:30pm

Friday 9am - Noon

Saturday - 9am-Noon

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