INFORMATION FOR NEW BEEKEEPERS
All beekeepers in Illinois must register the number and location of their hives.
Closest branch location – Dadant/ Watertown WI
Fun trip to take and it is in a old barn. Also a source for package bees
The Hive Supply - Chicago IL - Sells package bees, nucs, queens, beekeeping equipment and supplies.
Meyer Bees, Minooka IL - Sells beekeeping equipment, tools and supplies, package bees, and locally produced queens (IQI Member)
Long Lane Honey Bee Farms, Fairmount IL - Breeder of Illinois Queens, also a source for Package bees.
City Bee Savers - Wheaton, IL - Sells package bees, nucs, queens and is a member of the Illinois Queen Initiative.
Willie's Honey Company - Lake/McHenry Counties IL -Sells package bees and locally produced nucs, queens, beeswax, honey and propolis from chemical free hives.