Getting Started Equipment

Getting Started Equipment

 

Basic Equipment
Items Approximate Cost
Bottom Board $18.00
Hive Body (2 reqd) $38.00
Top Cover $22.00
Inner Cover $12.00
Frames (qty 20)  $32.00
Foundation (qty 20) $26.00
Veil and hat $18.00
Three lb box of bees $95.00
Smoker $30.00
 Total $291.00
Additional Items (Not necessary to start)
Bee Suit $50.00
Gloves $19.00
Entrance Reducer $1.00
Queen Excluder $13.00
Entrance Feeder $5.00
Hat $12.00
Hive tool $8.00
Honey Hive Body (min. 1 reqd) $19.00
Frames for each honey super (qty 10) $16.00
Foundation for each honey super (qty 10) $13.00
Note: All prices are approximate and vary with supplier, quality and quantity and is meant to provide an approximate cost to start beekeeping.