Assembled Beekeeping Starter Kits
The Assembled Starter Kit contains everything the beginner needs in one box at a discount price and with no assembly required. The Assembled Starter Kit includes all the components of a standard beehive, the tools to work the hive, and a beginner’s book.
Assembled Starter Kits are available with a variety of options. You can choose between a one or two story hive and purchase honey supers as needed or purchase honey supers as part of the kit with the Starter Kit discount. When purchasing the Assembled Starter Kit you will have the option to choose between Assembled Wood Frames with Plastic Foundation or Plastic Frames, the size of the gloves, the type of veil you prefer or upgrade to a Cover All Bee Suit.
Assembled Starter Kits are not available with Wax Foundation. If you prefer wax foundation please see our Unassembled Starter Kits.
The items included in the Assembled Starter Kits will differ slightly depending on the size of the hive you are purchasing. Each kit description has a complete list of products included.
Assembled Starter Kits include:
- 9 5/8 Inch Deep Hive Body
- 9 1/8 Inch Frames (choose between wood frames with plastic foundation and plastic frames)
- 6 5/8 Inch Medium Honey Super (not all kits include honey supers)
- 6 1/4 Inch Wood Frames (choose between wood frames with plastic foundation and plastic frames)
- Metal Queen Excluder (included with honey supers)
- Assembled Bottom Board
- Entrance Reducer
- Assembled Inner Cover
- Assembled Telescoping Top Cover
- 4” X 7” Stainless Steel Dome Top Smoker with Shield
- 10 Inch Hive Tool
- Veil or Cover All Bee Suit (choose between square or round veil or upgrade to a Cover All Bee Suit)
- Plastic Helmet (included with veils)
- Ventilated Leather Cowhide Bee Gloves (choose sizes SM, M, L, or XL)
- 9 1/8 Inch Division Board Feeder
- First Lessons In Beekeeping, C.P. Dadant