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CT Honey



Fairfield County

Bee Baum Honey
Contact:  Winthrop & Stefanie Baum
500 Papurah Road
Fairfield, CT  06825
(203) 255-9185   Fax:  (203) 254-2154
Local-Natural-Pure wildflower honey, hand-poured.  Beeswax candles & comb honey available.

Flora Plena, LLC
Contact: Kathryn Herman
4 Fence Row
Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 259-4639 Fax: (203) 259-9483
Local wildflower honey available.

Norm’s Other Honey
Contact: Norm Cote
33 Kettle Road
Norwalk, CT 06850
(203) 847-8851 Fax: (203) 847-3466
Local, raw wildflower honey; swarm removal, and pest bee removal, hives managed. Lectures offered.

Silvermine Apiary; Andrew’s Local Honey
Contact: Andrew Cote
127 Silvermine Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850
(203) 354-0346 Fax: (203) 847-3466
Silvermine Apiary, home of Andrew’s Local Honey, is the base for one of Connecticut’s oldest beekeeping families. The Cote family has kept honeybees since the 1800′s. They provided 100% pure, fresh, local honey, pollen, royal jelly, propolis, & beekeeping equipment for all your bee & beekeeping needs.

Garden of Ideas, LLC
Contact: Ilsa Svendsen
647 North Salem Road
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 431-9914
Producer of Fairfield County wildflower honey.

Red Bee Apiary
Contact: Marina Marchese
77 Lyons Plain Road
Weston, CT 06883
(203) 226-4535 Fax: (203) 226-4535
Honey, honeycomb, creamed & chunk honey, bee pollen, raw propolis, beeswax, beeswax candles, handmade beeswax salves & lipbalms.


Hartfield County

Honeybuns Apiary
Contact: Ken & Charlene Schultz
12 Coppergat Road
East Granby, CT 06026
(860) 844-8853 Fax: (860) 844-8509
Honey & honey products.

Jones’ Apiaries
Contact: Ted & Becky Jones
55 Wolf Pit Road
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-9391 Fax: (860) 677-1603
Local wildflower honey & pollen, creamed honey, cut comb, Ross Rounds. Pollination services. Beeswax items: candles, small blocks, ornaments & skin cream.

Riverside Apiaries
Contact: Jim Gray
15 Isleib Road
Marlborough, CT 06447
(860) 295-8972
Producer & packer of local wildflower honey. Pollination of fruits, berries, & vegetables. Jars, bees, & beeswax also for sale.

Case’s Apiary
Contact: Welsley L. Case
34 Hoskins Road
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-5173
Since 1946 Case’s Apiaries has been offering raw extracted honey for you!

Litchfield County

North Forty Apiaries
Contact: Jon Quint
4 North Forty Road
Woodbury, CT 06798
203-263-4551 Fax: 203-263-7053
Pure honey for sale. Local pollination services available. Honey bee hives removed from buildings and other locations.
Contact: Ansis Bergs
278 Pie Hill Road
Goshen, CT 06756
(860) 491-3496
Local honey from Goshen.


Middlesex County

Three Sisters Farms
Contact: Glenn & Stasia Penkofflidbeck
11 Evans Lane
Essex, CT 06426
(860) 767-7957
Award-winning local wildflower honey available direct or through local stores in Essex, Old Saybrook & Old Lyme, Connecticut. Also available online and at local farmers’ markets.



New Haven County

Swords Into Plowshares Honey & Candles
Contact: Vincent Kay
178 Nicoll Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 787-0494
Producing Connecticut’s finest wildflower honey & pure beeswax candles for over 25 years. This honey is raw & unpasteurized, cold filtered through cheese cloth only. Orchard pollination throughout New Haven county.

Farm River Honey
Contact: Jim Clinton
P.O. Box 685
North Branford, CT 06471
(203) 483-6648
I bottle & distribute pure honey in 2lb., 1lb., & 1/2lb. sizes. Look for cut honey comb in 2006. My honey is on the shelves in many health food stores & coffee shops in the New Haven area.

Hannan Honey, LLC
Contact: Rollie Hannan
Southbury, CT 06488
(203) 264-7005
Local wildflower honey in various size containers. Palletized hives for pollinations. Queen honeybees available (seasonal).


New London County


Holy Family Honey
Contact: Rev. Mark O’Donnell
46 Leha Drive
Griswold, CT 06351
(860) 334-7357 Fax: (860) 376-5771
Holy Family Honey offering local wildflower honey and 100% beeswax candles and various wax molds.

Hanover Honey
Contact: Glenn Cheney
18 Parkwood Road
Hanover, CT 06350
(860) 822-1270
Small amounts of raw honey.

Old Ledge Apiaries
Contact: Steve Dinsmore
57 Chesterfield Road
East Lyme, CT 06333
(860) 739-2756
Local wildflower honey and pollen. Beeswax and beeswax candles available. Pollination services throughout the growing season.

Stonewall Apiary
Contact: Stuart Woronecki
320 Main Street
Hanover, CT 06350
(860) 822-1645
Family owned & operated, Stonewall Apiary produces local honey & beeswax, provides educational programs & beekeeping services. For more information on our services & beekeeping in general, visit

Shallowbrook Farm
Contact: Alan Morrison
1014 Exeter Road
Lebanon, CT 06249
(860) 642-7331
1/2lb., 1lb., & 2lb. jars of wildflower honey. 8 oz. round, 12 oz. rectangular and 16 oz. square cut comb honey sections.

Full Bloom Apiaries
Contact: Alan Cooper Holmberg
5 Lawrence Court
Preston, CT 06365
(860) 235-0624 Fax: (860) 889-6887
Producers of Connecticut wildflower honey, raw and unfiltered from our hives in Eastern Connecticut. Hives available for pollination. Other hive products include beeswax and pollen.

RB’s Bees
Contact: Ralph Boles
125 Way Road
Salem, CT 06420
(860) 859-3229
Local pollination of woodlots & pastures in southeast Connecticut.


Tolland County

The Wright Place
Contact: Judy Senkbell
84 West Street
Columbia, CT 06237
(860) 228-3004
Honey, beeswax and candles!

J.B. Hutt Apiary
Contact: John B. Hutt
612 Broad Way
Coventry, CT 06238
(860) 742-5197
Bee removal from homes & businesses. Some honey available.

Workerbees Local 06248
Contact: Richard Coroso
42 Carriage Drife
Hebron, CT 06248
(860) 228-0823
Packers & distributors of pure raw honey. Local pollination services of fruit & vegetables crops.

Hop Top Organic
Contact: Ken Crary
101 New Road
Tolland, CT 06084
(860) 871-0223
Local honey available at Ellington Farmers’ Market.

J & L Enterprises
Contact: John E. Howe
315 River Road (Route 32)
Willington, CT 06279
(860) 429-8000


Windham County

Hansen Apiaries
Contact: Hank & Jean Hansen
P.O. Box 429
Chaplin, CT 06235
(860) 455-2288 Fax: (860) 455-0261
Pollination of all crops from home gardens to orchards. Package bees, queens & nucs for sale. Local raw unfiltered honey packed in 8 oz,. 1 lb., 2 lb., & 4 lb. glass honey jars & honey bears. Also 12 other sizes glass & plastic containers up to 5 lb. jars, 1 gallon jugs and 4 & 5 gallon pails. Creamed honey*, comb honey*, local bee pollen* & beeswax*. (*Not always available.) Please call ahead.
A & Z Apiaries
Contact: Adam Fuller
143 South Brook Road
Hampton, CT 06247
(860) 455-1296 Fax: (860) 455-1239
Producers of the finest local honey, beeswax and candles. Wholesale and retail by appointment. Pollination service of eastern Connecticut!
Norman’s Sugarhouse
Contact: Avis Norman
387 Country Road
Woodstock, CT 06281
(860) 974-1235 Fax: (860) 974-0496
Native honey in 1/2 lb., 1 lb., 2 lb., and glass honey bears. Maple syrup for sale.
Please note: Children under 12 months should not consume honey.