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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Bee Pickup Schedule For Sat. April 20th and Tues. April 23rd

  • Bee Pick up will be at a new location this year:
  • 14185 Square Lake Trail N  Stillwater, MN  55082


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    Pickup Schedule for Saturday April 20th and Tuesday April 23rd.

    April 20th - First Delivery We will be here Sat, Sunday and Monday for pickup

    The bees may be delivered sometime on Friday We will post if they are here.

    April 23rd - Second Delivery We will be here Tuesday and Wednesday for pickup

    The bees may be delivered on Monday. We will post if they are here

    Please stick to the pickup schedule below

 Please Stick To The Pick Up Schedule Below.

 If everyone came at once there would be several hours wait to get your bees. With the schedule, everyone is spread out through the day, no one is here more than five minutes.
If you live over 100 miles away come when you can. There is no hurry to get the bees in. Best time to put the bees in the hive is around 6 pm.

  Pickup time will go by the first initial of your last name:

N - R  7:30 - 8:30am
S        8:30 - 9:30am
T - Z   9:30 - 10:30am
A - B  10:30 - 11:30am
Crew Lunch 11:30am - 12:30pm
C - D  12:30 - 1:30pm
E - G  1:30 - 2:30pm
H - J   2:30 - 3:30pm
K - M  3:30 - 4:30pm
Open Time (if the schedule time is not possible)  4:30 - 7 pm

The Oakdale Bee Supply store is closed during bee pick up. 
We will sell at the bee pickup:
Cash or Check Only = No Credit or Debit Cards
Pollen Patties 2 packs ............. $9.00
Pollen Patties 10 patties ......... $35.00
Pollen Patties 40 lbs .............. $75.00
Feeder Pails ............................. $7.00
ProSweet................................  $47.00

Sales tax is included in the pricing.
We will not take credit or debit cards because we are working outside and will have no way to process the card.