17732 SE 283rd Ave.
Umatilla FL 32784
Bees, Beekeeping Supplies, Beekeeping Classes, Local Raw Honey, Beeswax, Candles, Nuc Sales, and Queen Rearing.
D&J Apiary, a family owned and operated small business, has been working and caring for Honeybees for over 30 years. We are a member of Sue Bee honey co-op, The American Beekeeping Federation, The Florida State Beekeepers Association, The Lake County Beekeeping Club (http://www.lakecountybeekeepers.com), and numerous other clubs across the state.
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What is an Apiary?
- a place where bees are kept; a collection of beehives.
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D&J is going back to College.....
D&J Apiary will be at Bee College for Session 2 on Thursday August 8th and Friday August 9th. We will have product samples on hand, and will also deliver any orders that are called in ahead of time. If you haven't already registered, do so now. You don't want to miss out on this amazing event. There are separate registrations for each Session.
Bee sure to stop by and say Hi!
The Fall Nuc list has been started!!
A $25 non-refundable Deposit per Nuc gets you on the reservation list. Our 5 frame nucs are on track to be available early September. We will call you to schedule your pickup or arrange delivery to one of the local meetings that we attend. Pick ups are typically scheduled for Wednesdays and Fridays, but some exceptions will be made for Weather conditions. Call us today for ordering or if you have any questions. 352-669-4233
Our Beekeeping Class Schedule is now available, call the office to register.
Payment in full is required to register for classes
Beginning Beekeeping Class- August 24th
Beginning Beekeeping Class- September 14th
Hive Management Class- September 21st
Check out our Events page for all of the details.
Come visit our store from 8-4, Monday thru Friday. We sell Beekeeping supplies, Beeswax, Local Raw Honey, Bee Pollen, and assorted Gift Items. Our vending trailer is set up for traveling to the local clubs and events. If you will be attending an event or meeting and would like to pick up your supplies there, just stop by and make a purchase, or call the store to place your order and we will deliver it to the event free of charge! (provided we are scheduled to attend the event)
We offer Beekeeping Classes on a variety of topics on scheduled Saturdays from 9-3. We try to offer a Beginning Beekeeping class, a Hive Management class, as well as an Extracting class to cover all aspects of your adventure as a beekeeper. You can find a list of these classes on our events page.
Effective March 1st 2019 All Classes will require payment in full for registration. All payments are non-refundable.
Effective July 18th 2018 there will now be a $25 non-refundable Deposit Required for All Nucs
D&J will be implementing a 20% restocking fee on any returned merchandise