Welcome to Wild Mountain Bees

Wild Mountain Bee Supply offers a wide variety of quality beekeeping equipment, Southern Appalachian honey and beeswax, and many handmade products like jewelry, candles and salves made by local artisans. If you're a seasoned beekeeper or a "New Bee", our friendly and knowledgeable staff will help you along your journey. We stock the most extensive array of beekeeping supplies in the Asheville area.

THIS CLASS IS A "MUST TAKE" FOR SUCCESSFUL BEEKEEPERS!!!!!!

WINTER PREPARATIONS CLASS~$45:

~Aug 6 ~
~10am-3pm +/-(1 hr lunch break)~

Have you had a great season with productive hives only to find your bees dead my mid-winter? Or are you new and not sure what your bees require to enter winter in good health and with adequate food. The last thing folks think of in the August heat is winter but it is most definitely the time to begin preparing your bees. Sometimes you can do everything right and still lose but the information you gain from this class (if applied!!!) will help you lose less! We will discuss in detail how to evaluate and deal with, pests and disease, poor or failing queens, winter stores and feeding. Timing is critical for successful wintering and that time is swiftly approaching.