Okanagan Bee Hives

2020 PRODUCT PRICING

 (subject to change)

Unprimed unless noted

F.O.B. Armstrong, B.C. Canada

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                              PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE IN THE PROCESS OF UPDATING SOME PRICES.  THANK YOU

STANDARD LANGSTROTH PRODUCTS


Top cover, telescoping with metal cover (check for availability): 22

Top cover, flush 3/4" plywood with rim for bee space and upper entrance: 18, with feeder hole: 19

Top cover, peaked with screened vents (for standard or flow hive): 65

Inner cover, (1/4” space underneath and 1 ½” space above): 20, with R-6.8 insulation: 23.5

Inner cover, standard: 9

Super, 8 or 10-frame, deep: assembled: 22

Frames, deep with black permadent foundation: 4.20

Super, 8 or 10-frame dadant/shallow: assembled 20

Frames, medium with white permadent foundation: 4.20

Queen excluder, metal: 13

Bottom board, ¾” plywood with 1" x 2" feet: 15, with 2x2 feet: 16

Bottom board, screened (call for availability): 40

Entrance reducers, permanent, waterproof: upper 5, lower 6

Starter hive: $230

- telescoping lid with metal cover (check for availability)

-R-6.8 inner cover with entrance reducer

-two deep brood boxes with 20 wooden frames with black "permadent" foundation

-one metal queen excluder

-R-5 bottom board with reducer      

Full hive: $353

-telescoping lid with metal cover (check for availability)

-R-6.8 inner cover with entrance reducer

-two deep brood boxes with 20 wood frames with black "permadent" foundation

-two deep honey supers with 20 wood frames with black "permadent" foundation

-one metal queen excluder

-R-5 bottom board with reducer

Starter hive: same as above only with:two 6 3/4" shallow honey supers: $349  

INSULATED "SupRHive" PRODUCTS 


Top cover, insulated, R-6.8: 35

Inner cover, (1/4” space underneath and 1 ½” space above): 20, with R-6.8 insulation: 23.5

Super, 8 or 10-frame, deep: assembled: 22

Frames, deep with black permadent foundation: 4.20

Super, 8 or 10-frame dadant/shallow: assembled 20

Frames, medium with white permadent foundation: 4.20

Bottom board, insulated (R-5): 35

Follow boards, styrofoam, R-5: shallow 3, deep 5

Entrance reducers, permanent, waterproof: upper 5, lower 6

Starter SupRHive: $245

-R-6.8 flush cover with reducer

-one R-6.8 inner cover with reducer

-two deep brood boxes with 20 wood frames with black permadent foundation

-one metal queen excluder

-one R-5 bottom board with reducer

Full SupRHive: $369 . 

-R-6.8 flush cover with reducer

-one R-6.8 inner cover with reducer

-two deep brood boxes with 20 deep frames with black permadent foundation

-two deep honey supers with 20 black permadent foundation

-one metal queen excluder

-one R-5 bottom board

-lower and upper entrance reducers

As above, with shallow honey supers and white foundation: $356

SupRNuc 5-frame Nuc: $85

-R 6.8 flush cover nestles into the brood chamber

-R-5 attached bottom board

-includes two Styrofoam R-5 "Follow Boards" . Which are used to reduce the brood area and move outward when expanding.

These insulated nucs allow one to start nucs much earlier than usual, especially when wrapped.  Use these spring, summer and fall.  Ideal for over-wintering in banks. 


NUC BOXES:

  • Standard 10 ½” wide,5-6 frame nuc box with attached bottom board, innovative nestling top cover with "bee space" above frames, two follow boards and permanent and waterproof entrance reducers. The top cover is the same design as we use in our insulated SupRNuc and SupRHive lids (except for insulation). Note: cover and bottom board constructed of 3/4" fir plywood: 53

  • Hive Top Nuc Box set (two nuc boxes): 48 

QUEEN REARING EQUIPMENT:  (check for availability)

  • Wood rearing frame c/w 3 wood bars and 39 cups: 14
  • Chinese grafting tool (if avalable): 7
  • Queen rearing dadant: unassembled 18, assembled 25

OKANAGAN TOP BAR HIVES:  (special order)

24 FRAME HIVE:

  • Complete deluxe hive: double-ender hive with peaked top cover, 24 top bars with permadent starter strips, 2 insulated inner covers, 2 follow boards, and entrance reducers: 375 with window: 425
  • Cedar stand, c/w frame holder and top cover hangar: 90
  • Basic or custom package: Contact us and we will manufacture based on your needs (for example: you might want traditional bars, etc.). 

TOP BAR HIVE ACCESSORIES:  (special order)

  • Six-frame hybrid nuc box designed to draw comb for our Okanagan Top Bar Hive using two Langstroth brood frames from a split: includes foam spacers & 4 top bars with full black permadent foundation: 65 
  • Same as above only using SupRNuc format: 95
  • Winter wrap kit: R-5 rigid styrofoam bottom, side and end pieces: 25
  • Furnace wrap cover for all seasons:  ask about pricing.

FLOW HIVE: (special order)


 NOTE: Order flow frames from honey flow.com and the rest of the hive from us.

OPTIONS: Purchase the "Flow" super only to tap honey from your existing hive, or: purchase the entire hive for your "Flow frames".

  • 7-FLOW FRAME HIVE: (uses standard 10-frame Langstroth brood boxes/supers). This is the standard for most beekeepers in Canada. Included are 2 brood boxes. An optional third langstroth super with 10 frames allows the user to have their bees produce extra comb and honey for feeding during the fall, winter and spring. This is a must for beekeepers who only use flow hives: This hive includes: one R-5 bottom board, two standard deep brood boxes with 20 wood frames with black permadent foundation, one metal queen excluder, one "flow" honey super with viewing window and removable from panels for extracting, one inner cover and one peaked lid: ask about pricing. NOTE: "FLOW FRAMES" NEED TO BE ORDERED FROM "honeyflow.com".
  • Same as above with added deep honey super with 10 frames with permadent foundation for producing standard frames of honey for feeding bees: ask about pricing.
  • 6-FLOW FRAME SUPER: (uses 8-frame Langstroth brood boxes/supers). Same components as our 7-flow Frame hive, only with 6 flow frames & 16 wood frames with black permadent foundation: ask about pricing.
  • 3-FRAME HYBRID SUPER: (uses 3 flow frames and 4 Langstroth frames in an 8-frame Langstroth honey super): ask about pricing.
  • 4-FRAME HYBRID SUPER: (uses 4 flow frames and 4 langstroth frames in a 10-frame Langstroth honey super): ask about pricing.
  • "FLOW" honey super only: Use this super on your existing hive or on one of ours. "Flow" honey super with viewing window and removable front panels for extracting, one inner cover and one peaked lid (queen excluder extra): 6 or 7 "Flow frame" size: 165