You provide the land, we'll do the rest
Interested in having backyard beehives, but don’t want to become a beekeeper yourself? Apply to host some hives on your property!
Our hosting program offers backyard beehive installations and maintenance to everyday people who wish to pollinate their gardens, gain access to honey and beeswax from their own backyards, help to save the bees and enjoy the wonder of bees!
All installations, maintenance and harvests will be done by Commonwealth Bee Company.
Hosts get a TON of benefits. Besides enjoying the pollination and excitement of backyard beekeeping, hosts get discounts on any marketable honey harvest from the hive they host.
We have more hosts than we do BEES!! Our hosting program is currently filling openings on our waitlist. If you are interested in possibly having bees on your property please fill out the form!!
If you are on the fence about starting your own hive vs. participating in our hosting program, we recommend you sign up for a Intro to Beekeeping class! This will give you an idea of what is involved in becoming a beekeeper and you will be better equipped to decide what is the best option for you.
Minimum Requirements for Hosting a Hive:
Have ownership and complete control over the hosting property
Obtain written confirmation to host bees if property is managed by an HOA/COA
Have a PESTICIDE FREE property. Ideal areas will not be surrounded by other operations that commonly uses pesticides, insecticides, or herbicides. The property must remain spray-free during the entire hosting period.
Allow access to property without exception to Commonwealth Bee Company for the purposes of managing the hives.
If you meet the minimum requirements, then fill out an application! Still have more questions? You're not alone. Check out our FAQ PAGE!