Beekeeping History

Scroll below to take a trip through time and read about the

major milestones in beekeeping history.

Prehistoric to Ancient

  • 13,000 BC
  • 3,000 BC
  • 384 BC
  • 25 BC

1400s

  • 1400

1600s

  • 1609
  • 1622
  • 1637
  • 1684

1700s

  • 1792

1800s

  • 1851
  • 1853
  • 1857
  • 1859
  • 1861
  • 1863
  • 1865
  • 1866
  • 1868
  • 1873
  • 1878
  • 1879
  • 1887
  • 1891
  • 1890
  • 1896

1900s

  • 1904
  • 1907
  • 1919
  • 1920
  • 1921
  • 1935
  • 1937
  • 1945
  • 1946
  • 1948
  • 1957
  • 1984
  • 1985
  • 1987
  • 1996
  • 1998

2000s

  • 2006

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