Pigeon Mountain Trading Company offers the highest quality bees, beekeeping equipment and supplies at affordable prices. We have everything you need to start a hive and carry it through to a productive season of harvesting, extracting, and processing your honey.

Whether you are a master beekeeper or a beginner, Pigeon Mountain Trading Company has everything you need to maintain a healthy and productive colony. Make us your one-stop shop for your beekeeping needs. 

Have a question? Our experts are here to help! Contact us by email or visit our location.

 The new 2014 beekeeping supplies catalog is now available for download here! 

A PMTC Gift Certificate makes a great holiday gift!

We are now taking orders for the 2015 Bee Season!

Package bees and nucs ONLY ship USPS...UPS will not ship live bees. We can only ship bees to the Continental United States (lower 48 states) only. 

Available for purchase will be three-pound packages of bees, nucs, queens and complete hives.

Discounts will be given for orders placed early. Discounts apply as follows:

  • September prices reflect a 12% discount on our 2015 prices.
  • October prices reflect an 11% discount on our 2015 prices.
  • November prices reflect a 9% discount on our 2015 prices.
  • December prices reflect a 7% discount on our 2015 prices.
  • No discounts will be applied for orders placed after 11:59pm December 31, 2014

• Package bees will ship March 24, April 21, April 27, May 12 and May 26, if the weather allows.

• Nucs will ship from April until June.

• Complete hives will be available for pick up only in May.

We will give out more specific delivery dates as Spring approaches. Our ship dates are determined by Mother Nature and are not guaranteed, as cold, wet weather may delay the build up of bees.

A 50% non-refundable deposit is required for all orders. Because we deal with a limited supply of bees, this deposit is not refunded for any reason.

No orders will be accepted or processed until the customer agrees to our disclaimer.

Delivery dates: Our dates are picked based on typical weather cycles, which vary from year to year. Because the growth of bees is determined by the weather, our ship dates are not guaranteed. . We will do our best to meet the pre-determined delivery date, but please understand that dates may vary. Shipping of bees: Live bees are only shipped via United States Postal Service ground transportation. No other shipping options are available. Pigeon Mountain Trading Company® can only guarantee that the bees are delivered to the carrier in good condition. We cannot and do not in any way guarantee that the carrier will deliver the bees to you in good condition. We insure all of our bee packages with USPS. In the event that your bees arrive dead or damaged, refunds will be processed by USPS, not Pigeon Mountain Trading Company®. For USPS delivery, please check your bees before accepting the package and do not accept them if they are dead. You must file a claim immediately with the postmaster directly. Pick up of bees: If the customer prefers to pick up the bees at our store and apiary in LaFayette, GA, the customer accepts full responsibility and liability of the the bees after pick up. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required on all live bee orders. Once you select a shipping date, it cannot be altered without the permission of PMTC.


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106 North Duke Street, Lafayette, GA 30728 • Phone: (706) 638-1491 • Fax: (706) 638-8488