Santa Barbara Bee Company


Specializing in Pollination for the Small Farmer or Gardener

We are now taking orders for the 2017 growing season. Colony rental fees are listed below and are dependent upon the crop and your location, we do require a two hive minimum for commercial growers and orchards. Here is what you can expect from us:


  1. Healthy, strong and productive colonies in well-maintained equipment.

  2. Grower/Keeper Inspection of Colonies, so you know our bees are performing to your standards.

  3. Pre-placement planning so our bees are in your orchards or fields when and where you need them.

$45 for Residential Orchard or Garden Pollination*


$55 for Commercial Orchard or Crop Pollination*


*Prices are per colony, per location, & per bloom cycle/month

*A fuel surcharge may be added based on delivery

distance from the Goleta/Santa Barbara area

*We still believe in the barter system. 

*Pollination Orders are subject to pre-approval for colony availability and location placement. Santa Barbara Bee Company pollination orders require a written pollination contract.

*Individuals wishing to employ Santa Barbara Bee Company hereby agree to certify that either you do not use pesticides or you will agree to notify Santa Barbara Bee Company at least 48 hours prior to any pesticide use by you or your neighbors.


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Santa Barbara Bee Company

Ryan at 805-698-0505