INFORMATION FOR NEW BEEKEEPERS
All beekeepers in Illinois must register the number and location of their hives.
A good resource for new beekeepers. Randy writes often for American Bee Journal.
Midwest Beekeeping Suppliers
Dadant and Sons, Hamilton IL - Oldest beekeeping supply in the US.
Closest branch location – Dadant/ Watertown WI
Fun trip to take and it is in a old barn. Also a source for package bees
Blossomland Bee Supply, Buchanan MI
Apple Blossom Honey Farm, Star City IN - Has on site equipment store, also a source for package bees.
Long Lane Honey Bee Farms, Fairmount IL - Breeder of Illinois Queens, also a source for Package bees.