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BeeWeaver Queens and Bees are Varroa Mite Resistant!

Bee Weaver queens have been selected for genetic resistance to Varroa mites and bee viruses. Our hardy BeeWeaver breed builds huge hives full of honey and bees - with no need for any other mite controls.

BeeWeaver’s Story

We have a beekeeping legacy that reaches back 130 years – but we haven’t rested on our laurels from long ago.

Beginning in the early 1990s Daniel and Binford Weaver began selecting bees for genetic resistance to Varroa destructor mites. Dan identified colonies that survived Varroa mite infestation without acaricides, pesticides or any chemical control measures. BeeWeaver used the best of the surviving and thriving hives to breed the succeeding generations of BeeWeaver queens. Each season our honey bee stock has steadily increased levels of genetic resistance to Varroa mites and genetic tolerance of Varroa infestation.

BeeWeaver bees and queens don’t just survive Varroa mites, BeeWeaver colonies thrive in the face of Varroa infestation. BeeWeaver bees free the beekeeper from the constant struggle of testing for Varroa mite populations and suppressing the mites with chemicals or other control measures.

Hive Tours!

Visit us and enjoy
Honey Tasting, Hive Tours,
Queen Catch Demos,
Bee Expert Sessions and More!

BeeWeaver offers a unique trip into a bee hive. From the comfort of our shaded observation area see a beekeeper work a hive of bees and learn some basic beekeeping. Our observation area has a screen between you and the hive, and the beekeeper will bring frames of bees to the screen so you can see the bees & their hive up close.

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BeeGoods Mercantile

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See established colonies of honey bees, taste fresh honey, Peruse our One Stop Bee Shop

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The bee’s bounty! #summergarden
The bee’s bounty! #summergarden
Should be added to the ‘bad ways to die’ list! Photo credit @mitzycamp59
Should be added to the ‘bad ways to die’ list! Photo credit @mitzycamp59
Sipping nectar. #getwhatyouget
Sipping nectar. #getwhatyouget
The Ohio tree in full bloom makes one of @bigislandbees best honeys.
The Ohio tree in full bloom makes one of @bigislandbees best honeys.
Oh the difference a few days can make. Looks like frame after frame of brood hatched.
Oh the difference a few days can make. Looks like frame after frame of brood hatched.
When the bug screen works in reverse.
When the bug screen works in reverse.