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Field Day Registration


4th Annual Field Day June 15-16, 2018 Please review the entire schedule before signing up. This year we will have more time to get to know one another, make connections, share experiences while pampering ourselves in the grand historic environment of Hotel Washington. Two separate reservations are required. Hotel reservations should be made independently from

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Certified Russian Nucs Last Chance


  Hybrid Russian Northern Nucs SOLD OUT Last Chance to order Certified Southern Russian nucleus colonies and hive/nuc combinations Every year Sweet Mountain Farm is inundated with beekeepers who waited too long to order bees. Don’t wait until spring to order your colonies or hives. Now is a perfect time to make your choices and

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Job Opening – Assistant Beekeeper


Job Opening- Assistant Beekeeper post 1.1.18-4.1.18 Temporary Assignment, April 1, 2018 – November 1, 2018. Sweet Mountain Farm, LLC is hiring an assistant beekeeper. Experienced in all aspects of bee yard production and maintenance. Experience in queen rearing, splits, hive repair, extraction, and grounds maintenance are essential. Shared farm housing provided. Transportation and subsistence expenses

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Order Russian Nucleus Colonies


Time to order Russian nucleus colonies Sweet Mountain Farm, LLC is selling hybrid Russian nucleus colonies split from our certified and overwintered colonies. Order Russian nucleus colonies today! NORTHERN bred stock will be available for pick up on June 23, 2018. Before purchasing a Russian nucleus colony, please visit the Sweet Mountain Farm website to

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Mind Your Beeswax


Mind Your Beeswax Mind your beeswax is a silly expression. This illuminating story should be everybody’s business.  The honeybee furnishes mankind with two extraordinary and noble products; honey and wax.  Jonathan Swift engenders the honeybee’s noble creations as “sweetness and light.” Honey has all the ingredients necessary to sustain life and wax gives us light

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