Leedle Houme Bees is a family owned business located at 2713 State Highway 14, Mulkeytown, Illinois. The business was founded by Doug and Rose Leedle and their three sons. Doug grew up beekeeping with his father and has been keeping bees ever since. Doug is a University of Montana Master Beekeeper. Doug is a past President of the Southern Illinois Beekeepers Association. Rose married into the bees. She is currently the Vice President of the Illinois State Beeekeepers Association. Their three sons, Josh, Andy, and Matt along with their families all help out with the business.