Buy beehives from the artisans at Canaan Honey
Buy beehives from the artisans at Canaan Honey – We have been in operation for now 40 years and are well known for offering quality strong bee hives for sale to bee keepers in the Southern North Island NZ. We are DECA registered. Honey bee hive registration number Michael Brandon/Canaan Honey Ltd H6208.
Other ways of having bees
Rather than buying a bee hive for your backyard (Whanganui region from Bulls and Marton to Maxwell), you may like to rent one from us?
We sell beehives with a new seasons mated laying queen, plus bees, honey and pollen. Single box hives come with base, box, drawn and undrawn frames, crown board and lid. Nucs come with 5 frames ready to transfer to your own gear.
Single Box hives full depth – $460
Single Box hives ¾ depth – $430
Frames only (10) full depth – $400
Frames only (10) ¾ depth – $370
Nucleus colonies (5 frames) Full depth – $330
Nucleus colonies (5 frames) 3/4 depth – $300
extra 3/4 ready to go box and waxed frames $75
a top feeder is available for an extra $20 being 9 litre feeder and wooden frame
- Frames are mostly plastic
- Wooden floor with mesh, crown board and galvanised roof
- Wooden boxes and bases are paraffin treated, and painted (where appropriate)
- Payment 20% on order, remainder on delivery
- New hives are created from 1 October 2022 with queen cells and bees
- queens via queen cells from Allan Richards
- Nucs and single box hives with mated laying queens will available for pickup from our home base at Canaan around the evening of Friday 4 November, Sat 5 November 2022 and following days.
- Pickup is in the evening once the bees have come home. It is cooler in the evening for transport
- other delivery options can be discussed closer to the time
We want your hives to perform well, so we offer free advice particularly for hobbyists.
Contact us using the form below or call Michael on mob 021 728889