Passing the joy and knowledge of beekeeping to the youth is a rewarding endeavor. Beekeeping is an activity that the entire family can enjoy.
We have found that some children can be scared around bees. This can be due to many reasons, stings are far and away the number one fear. To help alleviate some this concern, your young beekeeper can feel safe we with our heavy-duty youth bee jacket with fencing veil
Made from a cotton polyester blend, this comfortable youth jacket features a zipper-front with an easy-to-use detachable fencing mesh veil. All zippers on our bee suits and jackets are durable polyurethane coated YKK vislon zippers with a metal pull that will last you many seasons. The elastic bands around the wrist allow for maximum protection for small hands. In addition each suit has thumb straps attached to the wrists which keep the sleeves from creeping up under our youth beekeeping gloves.
A convenient chest pocket is located on the front and there are also two waist pockets on the right and left sides which allow for your kids to store their tools while working with the bees. These youth bee jackets also have double Velcro enclosures which provides even more protection from bees trying to crawl inside.
This jacket has a fencing-style veil which helps keep your little beekeeper cooler because it doesn’t require a hat.
This youth beekeeping jacket will fit most children who are between 43 and 45” and weigh between 35 and 43 pounds.
It's important to make sure that you choose the right size youth beekeeping jacket. If you choose a child’s jacket that's too small or too big, it won't be comfortable for your child while working with bees. Most importantly it won't provide the best protection for your little ones. To make sure you choose the right size, here are measurement instructions:
Youth XS Beekeeping Jacket sizing guidelines:
Chest - 20-24"
Child's Height: 43-45"
Child's Weight: 35-43 lbs
Please note: The tag on this product may read "Youth 4x Small". Please be assured that the actual size is a Youth XS