Dean Coleman bee keeper


My name is Dean Coleman and I am the owner of Sweet Endeavors Honey.  

Founded in 2017, we are a locally owned and operated apiary conveniently located right here in Ankeny, Iowa.   

We currently manage several bee hives around the area and add more hives each year.  


Current we have hives located in:

  • Ankeny, Iowa
  • Cambridge, Iowa
  • Radcliff, Iowa
  • Greenfield. Iowa


Our Mission 

Our Mission is to be able to provide support for a strong and viable local bee population as well as a sustainable supply of 100% pure, raw, local honey for our customers.

 Our Values

Our Values are to provide a high quality product at a fair price, and a superior level of customer service where we will always deal honesty, fairly, and with integrity with our customers.   


Additionally, we will work towards the sustainability of bee populations and encourage innovation to help attain that goal.

Our Vision 

Our Vision is to be able to help provide the education, innovation, and improvements in beekeeping practices and methods that contribute to the sustainability of native pollinators as well as the honey bee population.