Welcome to Texas Beeworks!

Texas Beeworks is beekeeping company based in Austin, Texas with a mission to preserve, protect, and increase honeybee populations across the Lone Star State by helping bees and beekeepers thrive. Founded by Erika Thompson on the principle of putting hives before honey, Texas Beeworks supports the health and wellness of honeybees by offering beekeeping classes, private lessons, host-a-hive programs, mentorships, and more.

Upcoming Class

Beekeeping Basics and Beyond

Saturday, March 3, 2018

1:00pm - 4:00pm at Articulture Designs


Enjoy snacks generously provided by Wella Bar and honey-based beers during class!

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We're looking for land to place hives in Central Texas!

If you have at least 5 acres and would like to help us support the bee population, please contact us with information about your property and to learn more!

Texas Beeworks featured in the Austin American-Statesman

Austin beekeeper tending hives finds a reward sweeter than honey

Once Erika Thompson got a peek into the world of bees, she was hooked. "They're fascinating. Every time I get in a hive, I learn something new," said Thompson, a beekeeper who has made it her mission to educate the public about the tiny winged wonders.

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