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04/24/2017 Carniolans and Italians: SECOND Delivery Pickup Times

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The second delivery of Carniolans and Italians has arrived!
We have a few things to take care of in the morning, so pickups will start tomorrow (Tuesday) afternoon.

Pickup times will be as follows:
Tuesday, 4/25: 1pm - 7pm
Wednesday, 4/26: 10am - 1pm and 2pm – 7pm
Thursday, 4/27: 2pm – 8pm

Of course, the sooner you pick them up and hive them, the better for them.
If you can't pickup your bees during the times listed, please contact us so that we can make arrangements to accommodate you.

We’ll resume our regular hours on Friday (2pm – 6pm) and Saturday (10am – 2pm).

04/18/2017 Carniolans and Italians: FIRST Delivery Pickup Times

We made excellent time and are back with the FIRST delivery of Carniolan and Italian bees.  There are a few things to take care of, and then we'll be making the bees available for pickup as follows: Tuesday, 4/18 (Today!):  Express pickup - BEES ONLY, NO SUPPLIES - 4 - 8pm Wednesday, 4/19: 10am - 8pm Thursday, 4/20: [...]

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04/14/2017 (Another) Update on Carniolan & Italian Delivery Dates

If you are getting Carniolan and/or Italian package bees, you should've received an email from us today, letting you know whether you are slated for the 1st or 2nd delivery. The deliveries of Carniolan and Italian bees from California are still expected soon. The exact timing is unconfirmed, but here’s a likely scenario: 1 st Delivery available for pickup [...]

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04/11/2017 Update on Carniolan & Italian Delivery Dates

If, after reading the information below, you have any questions, please reply to this email or give us a call at 203-222-2268. Delivery Date & Pickup Times *** REMINDER: We are now at our new location, 160A Sugar Street, Newtown, CT 06470 *** Update on the deliveries of Carniolan and Italian package bees We’ve been told that although it’s [...]

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04/06/2017 The Russians Are Here!

They've been offloaded and we're getting them settled in to the side room.If you want to pick up your bees today, you can do so from 4pm to 8pm.Or, as already said, Friday noon - 7pm, Saturday 10am - 4pm, Sunday 10am - 4pm.

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04/06/2017 Russian Package Bees - Pickup Times

*** REMINDER: We are now at our new location, 160A Sugar Street, Newtown, CT 06470 *** The Russian packages should arrive sometime late today. If they arrive in time to be offloaded and made available for pickup today (Thursday), we will post an additional notice on our home page. Here are the pickup times. These [...]

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03/31/2017 Package Bee Delivery Dates & Pickup Times

*** REMINDER: We are now at our new location, 160A Sugar Street, Newtown, CT 06470 *** Looks like our "Early Italian" packages can be picked up on Saturday April 1st or Sunday, April 2nd. We do NOT expect to be back with them early enough on Friday to allow pickup on Friday, so please plan [...]

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03/15/2017 TENTATIVE Delivery Date for "Early Italians"

As it stands - and it is still subject to change - we expect the Early Italian packages to be available for delivery starting Saturday, April 1.PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATED INFORMATION.If all goes as planned, the bees will be available for pickup as follows:Saturday, 4/1:  Noon - 6pmSunday, 4/2: 10am - 4pmMonday, 4/3: 2pm [...]

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2/25/2017 Packages bees all booked - checking our count and working on a waiting list

Looks like we're all booked up on bees.  We're checking our counts, and things may shift a bit as folks have "things come up".  Please call to be placed on our waiting list and we'll do our best to accommodate.

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01/11/2017 - Now taking reservations for package bees for Spring 2017 ... for pickup at our NEW LOCATION!

We are now taking reservations for package bees! First come first served! Please take a look at our Package Bee Reservation Information here. We are now located at 160A Sugar Street, in Newtown! You can place your order for package bees by looking in the "Local Offerings" category, under "Bees & Queens". Click here. You can pay [...]

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