Why become our partner?

What you need to become a beekeeper: a touch of courage, a note of patience, and loads of love !

— But you will also need equipment:
– 1 or 2 hives and 2 honey supers per hive.
– 1 hive top feeder per hive.
– 1 nucleus hive to trap wild swarms.
– 1 bee smoker and proper fuel.
– 1 hive tool.
– Protective clothing (face only or whole suit).
– 1 pair of gloves (rubber or leather gloves).
– 1 stock of feeding syrup (5 to 10 kg for the house).
– 1 stock of feeding paste (2 to 5 kg for winter).
– 1 water bucket.
– 1 closed room for the frames and equipment.
– 1 small bucket and bleach.
– A few inner covers.
– A few comb foundation frames.
– 1 marker pen, a few concrete blocks, 1 lighter, newspapers, 1 registration book.

— Caution: every new hive owner must declare it to the local veterinary authorities.