40 workable acres available.Preference given to beekeeper or beekeeper-friendly farmer or beekeeper/farmer partnership. Would love to see buckwheat and some buckwheat honey, but also open to other varietals and ideas. What would you do if you had 40 acres that could be planted to something friendly for your bees? Open to suggestions and proposals. Field is located on top of the Beaver Valley - there are large farms within bee-flying distance, but, for half a mile radius at least, very little to no major farming.Also have 4 acre open space centred among >300 acres of forested land and wild pasture available as a location for bees. Located in the Beaver Valley/Flesherton area beside 1000s of acres of crown land.Non-resident owner of both properties - Bermuda beekeeper. I may be interested in working with you for a few days or a week in the summer season (late July/early August) as well.Please contact.
Selling my collection of beekeeping books, including copy of Dzierzon Rational Bee-Keeping-1882.
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Quality Woodenware available through Cedarwood Honey. Deep and shallow finger jointed supers (select, commercial and budget), frames, bee escapes, bottom boards, inner covers, and telescopic lids.
Competitive pricing...call for more info.
Bees available mid to late June with a minimum order of $1000.00
For sale: Quality proven young queens, nucs, hives upward towards 100 singles, doubles with all necessary backup equipment to run them. Turn key operation with pollination and retail contracts. Third generation beekeeper, member of OBA and Ontario Bee Breeders Association for many years in Norfolk county. Must cut back due to recent heart surgery.
Wanted: Large Quantities of Fresh Frozen Pollen (Potential L/T Business Opportunity)
Biobest Canada Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Biobest NV, is a global leading authority in biological pollination and pest control.
Biobest Canada is seeking to restructure its pollen purchase program and as such has a number of opportunities for suppliers of high-quality, high-protein pollen in North America. We prefer Canadian-sourced, fresh frozen pollen, but will consider freeze-dried pollen sources. We are willing to pay up to $8.00/lb (or as negotiated) depending on quantity, quality, origin, transportation costs, etc:
Immediately for up to 10,000 pounds of pollen from your inventory
Annually for up to 30,000 pounds of pollen.
Biobest would like to develop long-term partnerships with three to five high-integrity bee keepers.Contact: Bernie Mantay,Plant Manager:email@example.com; Tel: 519-322-2178; Cell: 519-999-1138
For sale:white clover honey by the barrel. Contact: Richard Isaac (519)638-5731 cell(519)584-5731
Full time seasonal beekeeper wanted from mid April to mid November.Duties include maintaining bee hives and honey extracting.Heavy lifting involved, and no bee allergies please.Wages dependent on experience.To inquire contact Dan at firstname.lastname@example.org
For Sale: Four frame nucs available in May 2014. Queen cells ready for pick-up in June and July. Mated queens shipped June through September. Contact: Highlands Honey, 6-Z2 Old Kingston Rd., Portland, ON K0G 1V0
Help Wanted - Seven (7) Seasonal beekeepers
April to Nov. 2014, $10.33/hour
Work physically demanding and long hours. Includes beehive management and maintenance. Must have valid and clean driver’s license.
Charlie-Bee Honey requires two (2) apiary technicians for the 2014-2015 seasons.
Help Wanted-Apiary Technician- 2 year’s minimum experience in the apiary field. Seasonal with potential for year round employment.
Duties- handle feed care for bee colonies and supervise crew members. Recognize bee health issues and take remedial action. Prepare hives for transportation for pollination and honey production. Bee yard maintenance, operate and maintain machinery relevant to apiary, harvest honey, build and maintain beehive equipment, keep proper records. Able to interact with other people we deal with in our operations. Wages- negotiable to experience
Working Conditions- long hours at certain times of the year. Outside work in all kinds of weather. Heavy lifting involved. Must be a team player and able to work well, efficiently independent or in a crew. Travelling in Ontario and Manitoba required. Require valid driver’s license with abstract. DZ or AZ beneficial but not necessary. Operate machinery but will train. Own transportation to and from work.
ForSale:Dakota Guness Uncapper-used $3,500, 5' conveyer $1,500, 5'conveyer $2,000. Contact Mike Parker(905)933-9200
Seasonal help wanted. Six(6)seasonal beekeeper labourers in Alvinston, Ontario, Canada from April until December 2014. Work is physically demanding and includes hive management and maintenance. International drivers license is required. Must be able to follow instruction in English. Send resume to email@example.com or post to Munro Honey, Box 428, Alvinston, ON Canada N0N 1A0
For Sale: 500 Hives, Nuc's, Queen's, Queen cells!
150 Bee-escape boards
1: 300lb & 1: 500lb Maxant stainless steel honey tanks (waterjacket) with stands.
Eazyloader 300, spinfloat Cooks and Beal also available
Phone Georgian Bay Honey Geoff or Gabriela (519)372-2046
600 lb. stainless steel storage honey tank, double bottom (water reservoir), 240 volts immersion bayonet internal type heater element with temperature control. 22 inch dia x 34 inch high, with stainless steel cover.
Asking $600 Contact: Richard Gazzola (519) 824-7127 email: Richard.firstname.lastname@example.org
For Sale: Brouwer forklift and steam chest wax melter. Call for details 519-849-5959
Wanted: Drawn honey bee comb in standard supers and used beekeeping equipment (inspected & passed by provincial regulations)
Contact: Jack Hamilton (902) 844-2040 or (902) 847-3150 email: email@example.com
Dutchman’s Gold Inc. in Carlisle Ontario requires 1 Apiary Technician (NOC number 8253) and 3 Apiary workers (NOC number 8431) for the 2014, 2015 seasons.
Experience: minimum two years with a commercial apiary.
Education and Language requirements: must have diploma in Apiary Management Course. Must be able to communicate and write in English.
Duties: Handle, feed and care for honey bee colonies and supervise apiary workers. Recognize hive health issues and take remedial action. Prepare and transport hives for pollination and honey production. Bee Yard maintenance. Operate and maintain apiary related equipment. Harvest honey crop. Build and maintain beehive equipment. Keep field and production records. Interact with external farm personnel (ex. Owners of apiary locations, supply companies). Report to, and take direction from the owner of Dutchman’s Gold Inc.
Wages: Depending on experience $16:00 to $20:00 per hour.
Experience: Candidates must have minimum 1 year working experience in a commercial apiary. Language requirements: None (English or compatible language with Supervisor would be beneficial)
Duties: Handle, feed and care for honey bee colonies under the direction of apiary technician. Learn to recognize hive health issues and report to supervising apiary technician. Prepare and transport hives for pollination and honey production. Bee Yard maintenance. Operate and maintain apiary related equipment. Harvest honey crop. Build and maintain beehive equipment.
Wages Depending on Experience: $12.00 to $15.00 per hour.
Working Conditions: Apiary Technicians and Workers will work long hours at certain times of the year. Many tasks are performed outside in all kinds of weather. Apiary Technicians and workers may routinely lift items weighing 30 kg or more. Bee yards are located in multiple locations in Southern Ontario. Apiary Technicians and workers will travel to those locations in company trucks.
Candidates must be in good physical health, be willing to learn, have a responsible attitude and be able to work in a team environment in a pleasant and civil manner. Seasonal employment (March through November) Could lead to permanent full time employment for the right candidate.
Contact: John at Dutchman’s Gold Inc. 300 Carlisle Rd., Carlisle, Ontario. L0R-1H2. firstname.lastname@example.org Fax 905-689-7730
Wanted to purchase standard size empty honey supers with frames. Custom honey extracting available. Interested in buying your honey crop in your boxes. (519)617-5503 Chris Hiemstra
For Sale: Used honey drums. Open tops with lids and rings. Good to excellent condition. $10.00 to $15.00.
Also, slightly damaged drums, good for barrel feeding $6.00.
For sale: Used empty 45 gallon honey drums. Good condition, with lids and rings, no gasket. $10.
Contact: Brian Burke, Omemee, ON 705-799-6987
Stainless steel honey melting oven, 300 gallons, hot water operated. $3,000. Please contact for further information.
Busy Bee Beekeeping Supplies - Beekeeping equipment and supplies. Beeswax and bee pollen bought and sold.
Will process your surplus liquid honey into creamed honey. Your honey in your containers. Minimum 300 lb. quantity. Contact for current pricing. Miel Villeneuve Honey. Roger Villeneuve (613) 987-5290 email: email@example.com
Propolis - etc ... Beekeeping Supplies "we will match all competitor regular pricing for identical products"
Three location in Ontario to serve all your beekeeping needs! Give us a phone call.
HIVE 'N HOE Country Store - full line of beekeeping supplies. Winter hours 10-5 Friday, 10-2 Saturday or by appointment. Seasonal Mon-Sat 10-5. Honey prepackaged or by the barrel. Order now for spring nucs and queen cells. Contact us for more information and to order.
Szabo Queens - Quality Queens, Queen cells, nucs and hives available for 2014.