We currently offer pollination services for growers in New York State only. We can meet the pollination needs of growers looking for a couple colonies for a small CSA or 100+ colonies for large apple orchards.
We use 10 frame box colonies (single deep w/ medium or two deeps) for pollination services:
Pollination services suited for smaller scale and mid-size organic growers.
Best, most cost effective option for both small and mid-size growers would be to establish colonies as permanent residence on your farm. Contact us for this arrangement option.
Small scale grower:
1 to 4 colonies within 100 air radius miles of Canandaigua, NY, contact us for arrangements.
For the mid – size grower:
5 to 25 colonies within 100 air radius miles of Canandaigua, NY.
Three weeks (21 days) $50 ea. with five service stops.
Additional week (7 days) $20 ea. with one additional service stop.
*Additional charges for additional service stops.
Both small scale and mid-size growers:
Discount off each colony with arrangement for grower pick-up / re-place or close-in / release colonies for crop services.
Pick-up and re-place colonies or close-in and release colonies services 15 minutes after published sundown time to ensure bees safe return to their colonies prior to crop service.
Crop treatment product list and application schedule required for service agreement.
Off schedule treatment application requires 24 hours prior notice for colony service.
Pollination services for large scale growers:
Over 25 colonies and / or over 100 air radius miles of Canandaigua, NY.
Contact us for colony pricing, grade and type (strength).
- Prices are subject to change without notice.