Here are some of our favorite resources that you might find useful (not all are vetted, so please do your own research to be sure you’re comfortable with each one):

Local Store for Brushy Mountain supplies as well as honeybees and classes:
Hudson Valley Bee Supply

Local Store for supplies and honeybees and books:
Bee Commerce

A great on-line bee forum for access to frequently asked questions and their answers:


Cornell University, Hive and Honeybee Library Access
Cornell Beekeeping, General Information
Penn State University, Beekeeping 101, on-line course
University of Minnesota – Bee Lab Resources
University of Florida Honey Bee Laboratory

Great on-line resources for beekeeping education and information:


For Kids to Learn About Beekeeping (thank you to future beekeeper, Lauren):