Bees On Sale Now


Order by December 31, 2015 and receive the 2015 price. 
Prices will increase January 1, 2016. 
(Packages Available April 2016)
(Nucs Available May 2016)

Package Bees - Nucleus Colonies - Complete Hives
VSH-Italian Queen Bees

Bill's Bees sells only VSH-Italian Queen Bees and Italian Honey Bees that are gentle, easy to work with, and build up abundantly for pollination and honey making. 

If you are just beginning beekeeping, or already an urban beekeeper, these bees are perfect for you. Their known gentle genetics make them ideal for Backyard Beekeeping in Los Angeles.

The Los Angeles County Beekeepers Association Beekeeping Class 101 begins in February. Order your bees now so you don't end up beeless in the spring!!! See You At Bee Class! 

The 13 Bugs of Christmas

Bug Squad - Happenings in the Insect World   By Kathy Keatley Garvey

It's time to revisit "The 13 Bugs of Christmas."

You've heard "The 12 Days of Christmas," beginning with a single "partridge in a pear tree" and ending with "12 drummers drumming." In between: two turtle doves, three french hens, four calling birds, five gold rings, six geese-a-laying, seven swans-a-swimming, eight maids-a-milking, nine ladies dancing, 10 lords-a-leaping, and 11 pipers piping.

But have you heard "The 13 Bugs of Christmas?"

Back in 2010,...


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