Rick Cooper began keeping bees in 1980 as a hobby. In 1994 he was certified by the Eastern Apicultural Society as a Master Beekeeper and received the honor of Maine Beekeeper of the Year from the Maine State Beekeepers Association.
After Many years of serving Maine Beekeepers we are sad to announce we will be closing the supply side of Bees-N-Me in late April 2013. We are pleased to announce that the Bees-N-Me tradition will be carried on by Backwoods Bees/Chris and Vanessa Rogers of Windham. Their phone number is (207) 893-2847.
Dealer of a full line of woodenware and supplies from Brushy Mountain Bee Supply, Betterbee, Humble Abodes, Walter Kelley, and Dadant.
Beekeeping tools, woodenware, extractors, smokers, protective clothing, containers, labels, and more.
He teaches a number of “Bee Schools” all over the state of Maine as well as in Bowdoinham.
He also runs 100 colonies of bees in and around the Brunswick/Augusta area of Maine that produce superb honey.
All your beekeeping equipment and supply needs.
For more information, please contact:
Rick Cooper Shop Hours are Tuesday thru Friday 5PM to 8:30pm
1075 Post Road Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 5pm
Bowdoinham, Maine 04008