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HELP WANTED: BEEKEEPING TECHNICIAN

Contact: 
Carlton Allen
Location: 
Caledon
T: 
416 358-9064
 

Part-time position available for a Beekeeping Technician at Lovelybee Apiaries, Caledon, Ontario.

Beekeeping experience is a necessity. This position (20hrs) would start as soon as possible and run through October, 2016. 

Responsibilities would consist of general beekeeping duties, data collection for field studies and other duties as required. 

Other general requirements are: attention to detail, good communication skills, driver’s license and own vehicle, and the ability to lift up to 80 pounds.

Remuneration $15.00 per hour.

Deadline for applications is Friday, June 3, 2016. Please submit a résumé with cover letter via email to carlton@lovelybee.ca

500 QUEENS, 300 NUCS AND 300 SINGLES FOR SALE

Contact: 
Dao Wang, Royal Bee
Location: 
Newcastle, ON

500 mated Ontario queens, $25/each.

300 nucs, with 10 months old Ontario queens, $150/each.

300 singles with new Ontario queens, $350/each.

HIVES FOR SALE

Contact: 
Carol Morris
Location: 
Burke's Falls, ON
T: 
705 382-3223

Total of 55 colonies in 3 yards

Washago, Barrie and Argyle, Ontario

Prefer to sell entire yard if possible, but will sell smaller quantities if necessary.

Will sell equipment and supplies at the end of the season. Please stay tuned for inventory and prices.

HELP WANTED: SALES / CUSTOMER SERVICE ASSOCIATE

Contact: 
Brian Scott
Location: 
Cookstown, ON

We are a growing beekeeping supply company located in Innisfil, Ontario. We are now hiring for a sales / customer service associate to join our team to handle our retail and online sales. 

You will not be working directly with bees, but a knowledge of beekeeping and beekeeping termanology is an asset. 

You must not be allergic to bees and you must be able to follow instructions, work independently and be punctual. No missing days and no being Late. 

The job is physically demanding and requirements include: 

• Comfortable with computers and POS systems 
• Attention to detail, read and write english 
• Standing for extended periods 
• Working under pressure 
• Fast paced work environment 
• Outdoors/indoors, noisy, dusty, wet & hot 
• Lifting up to 50kg is required 

Work includes, but not limited to: 

• Answering telephone enquiries 
• Responding to customer email enquiries 
• Serving customers in store 
• Picking and packing online orders 
• Loading customer orders 
• Loading and unloading trucks and maintaning inventory 
• Cleaning store, warehouse and keeping retail area tidy 
• Assisting at trade shows / markets when required 
• A valid driver's licence is required.

Some experience working with bees would be welcome but not necessary. I am willing to train the right person. Working with others as a team and attention to detail on all tasks is very important. The ideal candidate should be able to work in a fast paced environment. 

Pay starts at $14 - $15 per hour depending on experience. The sky is the limit for the right person. Working hours 10:00am - 6:00pm Monday -Friday. 

All interested and qualified applicants send resumes with references to brian@innisfilcreekhoney.com 

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not care who you are as long as you are the right person.

DOUBLE BROOD CHAMBER BEE HIVES FOR SALE

Contact: 
Alexander Schunda
Location: 
Stayner, ON
T: 
705-428-5469

30 Strong double brood chamber bee hives for sale at $320 each.

Contact Alex for more Information.

SELLING OPERATION

Contact: 
Mar Berg
Location: 
Toronto
T: 
647-771-5065

Due to health issues we are selling hives with bees, medium supers with honey combs, insulated lids, inner covers, screened and solid bottoms, spacers, 900 lbs honey tank, 20 frame (medium) extractor, wheeled carts to stack hive bodies for storage or operation and tools to work around the hives and in a honey house.

FOR SALE: USED BEE EQUIPMENT IN EASTERN ONTARIO

Contact: 
Phil Laflamme, Highlands Honey
Location: 
Portland, ON
T: 
613-272-2091

Large quantity of:

standard depth drawn brood comb 
9-frame medium depth honey supers 
drawn drone comb for mite control 
nuc boxes

For complete price list e-mail or call.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - BEEKEEPING TECHNICIAN

Contact: 
Liz Corbett, NOD Apiary Products Ltd.
Location: 
Frankford, ON
T: 
613 398-8422 ext. 209

Temporary, full-time position available for a Beekeeping Technician at NOD Apiary Products Ltd., Frankford, Ontario. 

Beekeeping experience is a necessity. This position would start as soon as possible and run through October, 2016. 

Responsibilities would consist of general beekeeping duties, data collection for field studies and other duties as required. 

Other general requirements are: attention to detail, good communication skills, driver’s license and own vehicle, and the ability to lift up to 80 pounds.

Remuneration $15.00 per hour.

Deadline for applications is Friday, May 13, 2016. Please submit a résumé with cover letter via email to lizc@nodglobal.com.

STRONG 4 FRAME BUCKFAST NUCS FOR SALE

Contact: 
Tim Ford
Location: 
Thamesville, On

Strong 4 frame Buckfast nucs available end of May through June.

Delivery available.

THE POLLEN DEPOT - WE REINVENTED THE POLLEN TRAP

Contact: 
David Bowen

Earn more from your bee yards with no added overhead cost.

Our trap was designed to make pollen collection simple and profitable for commercial apiaries and hobbyist. Healthy colonies can provide up to 25 lb of pollen with low negative impact. 

You can pay for your traps by joining our Harvest Payment Program.

 

STRONG 4 OR 5 FRAME NUCS FOR SALE

Contact: 
Tom Huber
Location: 
Palmerston / Listowel
T: 
519 589-7903

Limited amount of 4 or 5 frame nucs. Strong populations for early pickup.  $175

Call or text 519 589-7903

FOR SALE: SINGLE BROOD HIVES, NUCS & EQUIPMENT

Contact: 
Peter Matveev
T: 
705 309-8571

Single brood hives with overwintered Queens on four hive pallets with migratory cover ready for pollination on May 15.

Four frame nucs (pick up in the middle of May).

Kelley's electric vibrating knife.

Liquifying Tank, Outside dimensions 46.5" long x 19" wide ,17" high. width 1.5" water jacket wall.

HELP WANTED: BEEKEEPING OPPORTUNITY IN NEW ZEALAND FOR AN EXPERIENCED BEEKEEPER

Contact: 
Cameron Martin
Location: 
Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
T: 
64 7 3664804

Galatea Apiaries is situated in the Bay of Plenty region in the North Island of New Zealand. Our business is focused on two main aspects of beekeeping: honey production and kiwifruit pollination.

Employment is available for the season of October 2016 – March 2017 for a full-time Apiary Assistant. 

The role requires a minimum of 2 years full-time commercial beekeeping experience. References are required.

You will need to meet the requirements of Immigration New Zealand and their ‘CanadaWorking Holiday Scheme’ to ensure you are able to work in New Zealand. For details see:  www.immigration.govt.nz.

References from previous Canadian employees are available.

For more detailed information, please forward your expression of interest (including a current Curriculum Vitae), and any questions you may have, to Cameron Martin busy-bee@xtra.co.nz.

FOR SALE: LOCAL ONTARIO QUEENS & NUCS

Contact: 
Egan or David Baird, “Bairds & the Bees”
Location: 
East Garafraxa, ON (Fergus/Belwood area)
T: 
519 787-2530

Overwintered - single colonies & 4 frame nucs

2016 - 4 frame nucs & mated queens

WANTED: LOCAL ONTARIO-ONLY PROPOLIS

Contact: 
Janine McGowan
Location: 
Markdale, ON
T: 
519 994-5993

As clean as possible please!

RETIREMENT SALE! JUST IN TIME FOR THIS YEAR'S BEEKEEPING SEASON

Contact: 
Jim or Kevin Coppins
Location: 
Kirkfield, ON (near Kawartha Lakes)
T: 
Jim: 705 454-2915 or Kevin: 705 438-3384

Bees for sale this spring. Lots of bee equipment, boxes, etc., etc., etc., barrels, stainless steel honey melter, hot water tank, and more. Lots of goodies.

Call Jim or Kevin to find out more. 

FOR SALE: QUEENS, NUCS & EQUIPMENT - Sold Out!

Contact: 
Donna M
Location: 
Erin Township
T: 
519 400-2357

The bees were all adopted and placed in happy homes.

We are very grateful!

NUC BOX 2016

Contact: 
Peter Dickey
Location: 
Dickey Bee Honey Inc
T: 
705 458-1258

Spring is coming - we have Nuc boxes available !

Our Nuc boxes are of cardboard wax and have the screen ventilation in the top cover. It holds four standard frames. 

Prices:  

  • 1- 50         $7.30 /each
  • 51 - 99      $6.80
  • 100 - 499   $4.99
  • 500+         $4.85

Availability: April 1st - pick up @ Dickey Bee Honey Inc.

4031 3rd Line, Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0

To view the box

NUCS AND SINGLE BROOD CHAMBERS FOR SALE

Contact: 
Alexander Schunda
Location: 
Stayner, ON
T: 
1-705-428-5469

Now taking orders for nucs and single chambers for sale this spring. Please call/email to be put on list. 

Prices TBD.

Please provide:

Name, phone number, number of nucs/singles you would like.

BeeTech PROTEIN

Contact: 
Chris Hiemstra
Location: 
Aylmer, ON
T: 
905-753-2623

Energy bars for sumo beehives

Proven OBA Tech Transfer team recipe

Fresh and locally made - outstanding brood production results!

Order & pick up at:

Dancing Bee Apiaries

Contact: Mike Kalisz

Location: Port Hope, ON

W: dancingbeeequipment.com

SZABO QUEENS - QUALITY QUEENS FOR SALE

Contact: 
Tibor Szabo
T: 
519 836-5617 or 519 763-2715

Szabo Queens - quality queens, queen cells, nucs and hives available for 2016.

StickerYou HONEY LABELS

Contact: 
Bruce Canales
Location: 
Toronto, ON

Make your own Honey Labels at StickerYou! Custom made, high quality, glossy material for your honey to make it that much sweeter. Choose a design or create your own. You’ll be as busy as a bee when you discover StickerYou’s Honey Labels!

FOR SALE: 4 FRAME NUCS & SINGLE BEEHIVES

Contact: 
Wally
Location: 
Tiny Township, ON
T: 
705 527-3883

HELP WANTED - 7 BEEKEEPERS FOR 2016 SEASON

Contact: 
Mike Parker
Location: 
Parker-Bee Apiaries | Charlie-Bee Honey, Beamsville, Ontario (Niagara area)
T: 
905 933-9200

Parker-Bee Apiaries is seeking beekeepers for the 2016 season, April – November.

Full-time seasonal.

The work is physically demanding and may involve long hours at various times. A valid driver’s license would be an asset. 

Duties: Prepare bees and hives for transportation for pollination and honey production. Harvest the honey. Extract honey. Handle feed and care for bee colonies. Build and maintain bee hives and equipment.

Base wage: $11.25 / hour.

Please contact Mike Parker by phone or email to enquire.

HONEYCOMB PRODUCER AND POLLINATION BROKER

Contact: 
Joël Millette
Location: 
Cowansville, Québec
T: 
450 955-3426 (after 7:00 p.m.)

$2 per honeycomb

Blueberry pollination broker.

Beekeeper with 40 years experience in beekeeping, and 30 years in blueberry pollination.

FOR SALE: NUCS

Contact: 
John
Location: 
Innisfil and Aurora, ON
T: 
416-819-2337

Start at $150.

Complete ensemble equipment, please call.

HELP WANTED FOR 2016 BEE SEASON

Contact: 
Jim Coneybeare
Location: 
Fergus, ON
T: 
519 546-2829

Apiary Technician

  • College/University degree or minimum 2 years apiary experience.
  • Duties to include – working alongside business owner to maintain and promote hive health           and honey production.
  • Ability to lift heavy objects.
  • This is a full-time, year round position, wages negotiable based on experience.

 Apiary Labourer

  • Beekeeping experience preferred, but not required
  • Required to work with business owner and technician as needed.  Heavy lifting.
  • This is a 9 month position, could lead to technician position with experience.
  • Wages negotiable based on experience.

BEE READY FOR SPRING!

Contact: 
Innisfil Creek Honey Beekeeping Supplies
Location: 
Innisfil (north of Toronto)
T: 
705 456-5093

A little work now will give you an early start.

- Honey Super Sale: buy 9 get 1 free

- 1000s of frames and foundation in stock

- Taking orders for Spring Nucs (order now for May and June 2016 delivery).

 We have the largest inventory of beekeeping supplies north of Toronto! Check out our line of beekeeping supplies online.

SPRING NUCS AND HIVES FOR SALE WITH CHATTY QUEENS

Contact: 
Kelly Rogers, Chatsworth Honey
Location: 
Chatsworth, ON
T: 
519 794-3335

Chatsworth Honey has been an active member of the Ontario Resistant Honey Bee Selection (ORHBS) program for over 20 years. Proven, locally raised queens.

FOR SALE: COLONIES, NUCS, QUEENS, AND HONEY

Contact: 
Geoff or Gabriela
Location: 
Owen Sound, ON
T: 
519-372-2046

700 double-brood chamber colonies.

Nucs & queens.

Barrel honey melter and blueberry honey.

DOMINION & GRIMM INC.

Contact: 
Jenny
T: 
1 877 676-1914

We have everything you need to finish off the honey season!

Your source for honey jars, bottles, and labeling.

And new products are always being added.

WANTED: 60 FRAME COWAN EXTRACTING LINE, BOX LIFTER, WAX SPINNER AND GOOD BOTTOM POLLEN TRAPS, SIMILAR TO SUNDANCE STYLE.

Contact: 
Dan Walker
Location: 
Strathroy, ON
T: 
519245-5361

FOR SALE: WAX, HONEY IN BARRELS AND MANN LAKE FRAMES FROM BUECKERT APIARIES

Contact: 
John Bueckert
Location: 
Langton, ON (Southwestern Ontario)
T: 
519 875-3308 C:519 550-3308

Bueckert Apiaries | Mann Lake dealer.

Best prices on 1-piece plastic frames, inserts & wood frames.

Wild blueberry, clover and organic buckwheat honey for sale in barrels. 

Wax 500lb, very clean. $5/lb

Please call or email John Bueckert for information on pricing and availability.

MUNRO HONEY & MEADERY BEE SUPPLIES

Location: 
Alvinston, ON

Supplying southwestern Ontario with all your Beekeeping needs.

Cataloges are available upon request.

Phone orders welcome.

HONEY FOR SALE IN BARRELS / BULK

Contact: 
Waldemar Betcher
Location: 
Tiny Township, ON
T: 
705 527-3883

OXFORD HONEY & SUPPLIES

Contact: 
John Van Blyderveen
Location: 
Burgessville, ON
T: 
519 550-1096

MEDIVET - YOUR FIRST CHOICE FOR HEALTHY BEES

Location: 
Alberta
T: 
403 652-4441 F: 403 652-3692

Fumagilin - B, Oxytet-25, Foul Brood mix, Tylan Soluble, Varroa Mite control strips, Liquid Formic Acid 65%, Bee-Repel, Oxalic Acid, safety equipment, and optimiser applicator for O.A.

NOD APIARY PRODUCTS

T: 
866 483-2929

Mite away quick strips - reinfestation can be a major problem. Know the bees around your area. Keep your treatment results lasting longer.

Treat all colonies in your yard at the same time to prevent reinfestation.

Bee cozy winter hive wrap - keep your bees cozy in the winter. 

Now available in bundle packs!

BEE MAID - CANADA'S BEEKEEPING SOURCE

Location: 
Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan (contact your nearest outlet)

We can handle your sugar requirements. Dry or liquid - small lots or trailer loads.

Bee Maid buys light and dark beeswax at competitive prices.

Top quality products for beekeepers: foundation, queen rearing supplies, beekeepers apparel & tools, hive equipment, novelties, honey containers, extracting equipment, medications & treatments, and packaged bees & queens.

FOR SALE: LARGE QUANTITY OF COLONIES AND HONEY SUPERS

Contact: 
Tom Congdon
Location: 
Arthur, ON
T: 
519 839-4000

For sale: 800 brood chamber colonies on pallets with honey supers.

Also available: 2000 honey supers with good drawn comb.

Please contact Tom Congdon for more information.

SWARM REMOVAL

Contact: 
Toronto Bee Rescue, Peter Chorabik
Location: 
Greater Toronto Area
T: 
416 809-5669

Toronto Bee Rescue specializes in the removal of honey bee swarms and established honey bee hives. We perform live honey bee hive removals. Contact us for a quote.

STANABBEY BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES

Contact: 
Jean Jones T: 514 891-2730 or Joel Laberge T: 450 567-9912
Location: 
St. Stanislas de Kostka, QC

We sell supplies for all your beekeeping needs, including:

  • Queens from Olivarez Honey Bees in California and Kona Queen in Hawaii (from April to September)
  • Package bees. RESERVE NOW!!!
  • Liquid bulk sugar
  • Complete Bee, an all-natural, all inclusive honey bee food supplement that helps maintain honey bee intestinal integrity.

LACELLE'S APIARY - BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES FOR SALE

Contact: 
Paul Lacelle
Location: 
Carleton Place, Ontario
T: 
613 253-0566

Check out our new website for beekeeping supplies, honey and beeswax products.

FOR SALE: BEE DRY WINTER WRAPS, WICK AWAY CONDENSATION

Contact: 
Debbee's Bees, Beekeeping Supply
Location: 
Portland,ON
T: 
613 483-8000

For Sale: BeeDry Winter Wrap. Canadian made for extreme Canadian winters! Radiant foil insulation hive wrap with a top cover insert, moisture control pillow that wicks away condensation and moisture, keeping hive at a constant temperature.

BeeDry is reusable. 

FOR SALE: USED HONEY DRUMS

Contact: 
Brian Burke
Location: 
Omemee, ON
T: 
866 899-6987

Several hundred used honey drums with lids and rings. 

Good usable condition. $10 each. 

WANTED TO BUY: ONTARIO HONEY

Contact: 
Brian Burke
Location: 
Omemee, ON
T: 
866 899-6987

Burke's Honey Ltd is looking for Ontario honey in drums. Minimum quantity 20 drums.  

PROMOTE YOUR 100% ONTARIO HONEY! OBA CAN HELP.

Contact: 
OBA Office
Location: 
Milton
T: 
905 636-0661

100% Ontario Honey promotion items are available: Road signs, banners, vendor aprons, brochures.

Visit the OBA website, www.ontariobee.com, for promotional items to enhance your profile as a local beekeeper and enhance your sales and marketing activities.

Available for pick-up in Milton or we will ship FOB, Milton. 

FOR SALE: QUALITY WOODENWARE

Contact: 
Henry, Cedarwood Honey
Location: 
Harriston, ON
T: 
519 994-4400

Deep and medium depth finger jointed supers, select, commercial and budget grades. Wood frames, bottom boards, bee escapes, inner covers, outer covers, hive top feeders, screened bottom boards, nuc boxes and more.

Competitive prices.

DANCING BEE EQUIPMENT SALES

T: 
905 753-2623

Check out our new website and easy point and click online shopping tool at shop.dancingbeehoney.com.

BUSY BEE BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES

Location: 
Toledo, ON
T: 
613 275-1112

Busy Bee Beekeeping Supplies: beekeeping equipment and supplies.

Beeswax and bee pollen bought and sold.

BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES FOR SALE: PROPOLIS - ETC...

Location: 
Carleton Place, Guelph, Toronto locations to serve you better

Propolis-etc... Beekeeping Supplies, your one-stop-shop for all your beekeeping needs.

Three locations in Ontario to serve you! Give us a phone call.

Guelph: 519 763-7291
Ottawa: 613 253-2337
Toronto: 416 783-2818