Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get help with questions about my bees or bee hive set-up?

Yes, School House Bees has four experienced, knowledgeable beekeepers on staff. We can assist you with selection, problem solving and supplies.

Do you have bee keeping supplies for sale?

Yes, School House Bees maintains a well-stocked bee supply store for all of your beekeeping needs.

Does a queen come with my package of bees?

Yes, our package bees come with a mated queen.

How often should I check on by bee hives?

It’s best to check on your bees every 2 – 3 weeks. Opening a hive can disturb the bees’ routine and it can take 2 – 3 days for the hive to return to it normal routine.

Can I heat my jar of honey if it crystalizes?

Spille’s Honey is raw, un-filtered honey and may crystalize over time or in colder temperatures. Bring a pan of water to a boil, then turn off the heat and place the jar or bottle in the pan. Repeat if necessary. Use caution when handling the hot containers.

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If we didn’t answer all of your questions, feel free to give us a buzz anytime.

(859) 356-1350