Local Sources for Honey Bees and Queens

Nuc Yard in Georgia

Nuc Yard in Georgia

Several local apiaries offer bees and queens in southern Oregon, including Ruch, the Applegate Valley, Grants Pass, and Jacksonville.

Old Sol Apiaries

OldSol Apiaries in Rogue River sells queens and Nucleus colonies. Pick up is available from several apiaries in the Rogue Valley.

Western, or medium, frame Nucs are available by special order.

John Jacob
541 582 2337 or signup online at oldsolbees.com/shop

Applegate Apiaries

Applegate Apiaries near Ruch is a local supplier of Nucleus colonies. We include a 1-2 hr. mini bee school at the time of pickup and weekly pickup dates. Our bees are reputed to be some of the more docile bees in Southern Oregon.

We currently have nucs with Carniolan/Italian survivor stock with VSH traits.  Nucs are 5 frame.  Our bee round-up night bee class is included in the nuc purchase price.

Andrew Watson

 Ken Olmstead

5 frame nucleus colonies with Italian queens.
$100.00 plus a $30.00 box deposit
Ready for pickup May 13, May 20 and if any are left May 27. (either at my Grants Pass or Medford yard)

Contact  541-450-7263.

Ken Muhlstein

Ken Muhlstein sells Top Bar nucleus colonies.

Noah’s Bees & Products

Noah’s Bees and Products in Grants Pass sells Nucleus colonies and honey.

(541) 254-4052


Oregon Bee Store

Oregon Bee Store in Eagle Point sells a limited number of Nucleus colonies on a first come first served basis. The Nucs are 5 frame deeps.  They are a nice local hybrid.

Sign up online using the “Contact Link, or give us a call after March 1.

(541) 826-7621