Retirement Notice

We would like to take this opportunity to announce our upcoming retirement along with some pretty exciting news about Dickey Bee Honey Inc. Dickey Bee Honey Inc. Beekeeping Supplies has be purchased by Mike & Melissa Derkinderen owners of Derkwood Beekeeping Supplies from Grand Valley, Ontario effective November 1, 2021.

Mike & Melissa started out in 2014 as new beekeepers and have enjoyed and grown their apiary with hard work and dedication they now have a new retail location to serve you.

Mike & Melissa remind us of how & when we started out – they are young, passionate, enthusiastic, ambitious and they look forward to running a very successful company. We hope that you can support their business as they can provide all your beekeeping supplies needed to have a great beekeeping season.

Mike & Melissa will be sending out some correspondence soon to announce their dealers and locations where you can purchase your supplies as well as their on-line store information.Please feel free to contact them at 226.203.2461 or email them at

Peter & I would like to thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you “our awesome customers” for the past 18+ years. You all have been part of all of our accomplishments throughout this time and we have thoroughly enjoyed sharing our knowledge, our courses, retail outlet, tours – and of course our fantastic staff; Juan Carlos, Jane, Julia, Marcos, Chrissy, Katie, Maria, Kali, who have been with us for every step of the way. I am sure you have all met each and everyone of our staff members, who have always gone above and beyond to assist you in all your beekeeping needs.

Our Dickey Bee Honey Inc. retail store location at 4031 3rd Line, Cookstown will officially close its doors on Saturday, October 30, 2021.

Our on-line store at will officially close onSaturday, October 30, 2021.

We wish each and everyone of you a great beekeeping season and know that Mike & Melissa look forward to meeting and assisting you throughout the remainder of this season and into a new season in 2022.

Bee Safe,

Peter & Sandi Dickey

Dickey Bee Honey Inc.

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4031 3rd Line, 
Cookstown, Ontario, L0L 1L0

Monday - Friday: 9am-5pm
Saturday: 9am-3pm
CLOSED Sunday