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2014 Quality queens & cells,comb honey producing box, winter wraps

Greater Toronto Area
Dao Wang-Royal Bee(647)236-6886

2014 quality queens and cells available.Volume discount for queen cells. Large orders welcome.As royal jelly producers, we are proficient at grafting.We can graft thousands of larvae,one person per day. Grafting the right age larvae without hurting any of them is crucial for quality queens.

Contact:  Dao(647)236-6886


For sale:2014 Spring Nucs Available

Mahmoud Elzeftawi(613)839 9990

Available for shipping/picking-up last week of May 2014 with Italian, mite resistant, hygienic, naturally mated queens from California. 1-9 nucs is $160, 10-49 $150, 50+ is $135. Ontario Nuc box included in the price, limited quantity left, For more information please, phone (613)839-9990

Bee yard Location Available-Lindsay region

Lindsay(close to Little Britain)
Harry Stoddart (705)786-7705

560 certified organic acres in one block just outside Lindsay,close to Little Britain. Two thirds of the land is in permanent pasture managed with intensive rotational grazing. Good clover stand that is always in bloom. Remaining one third is river,bush & wetland. Please contact if interested in placing a bee yard on property.

Harry Stoddart(705)786-7705 email

For Sale:Pollen Fresh Frozen

University of Guelph,Guelph,ON
Paul Kelly (519)836-8897

For sale:Pollen-fresh frozen,80 pounds, contact:Paul Kelly, U of G (519)836-8897 email:pgkelly@uoguelph

For Sale:Queens from California & Hawaii

Joel Laberge,Miellerie St-Stanislas(450)373-7535 (450)567-9912

For sale: Spring queens from California and Hawaii, Arrival of queen starting as early as of the week of April 13.  For more info and pricing please contact: or contact Joel Laberge: Tel: 450.373.7535, cell 450.567.9912

For sale:"Bee Builder"Pollen Patty Sale

Port Hope,ON
Todd (905)753-2623

For Sale:"Bee Builder"pollen patty sale.$1.39 each, minimum 100 or buy a pallet of 2,100 patties for $1.26 each.Contact Todd (905)753-2623 Visit our website


Honey Bee Friendly Land Available

Grey County/Beaver Valley
Mr. Brown

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.


Wanted:Blueberry Pollination Providers-Nova Scotia

Amherst, Nova Scotia
Chris Gaklis, Christy Crops (954)748-0000

Wanted:Beekeepers to provide pollination service to blueberry grower located in NovaScotia for the 2014 season.Contact Chris Gaklis(954)748-0000 or

For Sale: Old Beekeeping Books


Selling my collection of beekeeping books, including copy of Dzierzon Rational Bee-Keeping-1882.
Send e-mail to receive full list and prices.

For Sale: Quality Woodenware

Henry: (519) 338-2442

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 for more info.

For Sale: Hives

Blake Hardy(613)827-2373

Hives available mid June, minimim order of $1,000.

  • Single hives for sale-$180. each
  • Double Hives for sale-$250. each

Contact:Blake Hardy(613)827-2373

For Sale: Quality proven young queens, nucs, hives, with all necessary equipment to run them

Norfolk county
Orville Zavitz 519-443-8746

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: Blueberry Pollination Provider

New Brunswick
Norbert Brideau (506) 548-9750 (506) 543-2420

Wanted: beekeepers to provide blueberry pollination-2014 New Brunswick. Contact: Norbert Brideau home: (506) 548-9750 cell: (506) 543-2420

Wanted:Large quantities of fresh frozen pollen (long term business opportunity)

Biobest Canada -Bernie Mantay(519)322-2178 (519)999-1138

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.

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; Tel: 519-322-2178; Cell: 519-999-1138

For sale:2014 Nucs, queens and queen cells

Port Hope, ON
Todd Kalisz-Dancing Bees Apiaries (905)753-2623

For Sale: 2014-strong, high quality four frame nucs.Queens and queen cells avaible for pick up. Contact:Todd Kalisz-Dancing Bee Apiaries (905)753-2623 email:

For sale:White clover honey by the barrel

Richard Issaac (519)638-5731 or cell(519)584-5731

For sale:white clover honey by the barrel. Contact: Richard Isaac (519)638-5731 cell(519)584-5731

Help Wanted:Seasonal Beekeeper

Watford, On
Dan Davidson

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

For sale:Four frame nucs available May 2014, queen cells, mated queens

Portland, On
Phil Laflamme (613) 272-2091

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:Experienced Apiary Technicians,Seasonal beekeepers

Beamsville, Ontario
Charlie-Bee Honey/Parker Bee ApiariesLtd (905)563-7285 Mike Parker

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.

For Sale:strong single hives & nucs

Andy Loewen(204)346-9701 or (204)326-1500

For Sale:strong single hives or nucs. Contact:Andy Loewen, Box 489,Steinbach, MB R5G 1M4

204-346-9701 or 204-326-1500

For Sale:Buckfast two frame & three frame Nucs with overwintered Queen

Reg Lumley (519)464-3326

For Sale:Buckfast two frame,three frame & four frame Nucs with overwintered Queens.Contact:  Reg Lumley(519)464-3326

Wanted:Full size honey supers with drawn comb in frames

Res Lumley(519)464-3326

Wanted:full size honey supers with full drawn comb in the frames. Contact:Reg Lumley, Sarnia, ON (519)464-3326

For sale:DakotaGunness Uncapper-used

Mike Parker (905)933-9200

ForSale:Dakota Guness Uncapper-used $3,500, 5' conveyer $1,500, 5'conveyer $2,000. Contact Mike Parker(905)933-9200

Help Wanted: Six seasonal labourers

Alvinston, ON
Munro Honey

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 or post to Munro Honey, Box 428, Alvinston, ON  Canada N0N 1A0

Help Wanted: two seasonal beekeepers

Cottam, ON
Tom Congdon (519)839-4000

Wanted: two seasonal beekeepers-April to Nov 2014.$10.25 per hour plus bonus based on performance. Training provided. Contact:Tom Congdon(519)839-4000

For sale: Quality spring nucs, hives, queens and cells

Chatsworth, ON
Chatsworth Honey (519)794-3335

For sale:  Quality spring nucs, hives, queens and cells.  Active member of ORHBS since 1992. 

Chatsworth Honey (519)794-3335 visit  Chattyqueens speak for themselves!

For Sale: 500 Hives, Nuc's, Queen's, Queen cells

Owen Sound area
Geoff & Gabriela (519)372-2046

For Sale: 500 Hives, Nuc's, Queen's, Queen cells!

Eazyloader 300,spinfloat Cooks and Beal also available

Contact:Georgian Bay Honey- Geoff or Gabriela (519)372-2046

For Sale: 600 lb. stainless steel honey storage tank

Richard Gazzola (519) 824-7127

For sale:

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:

For Sale: Brouwer forklift & steam chest wax melter

Dan Davidson (519) 849-5959

For Sale:  Brouwer forklift and steam chest wax melter. Call for details 519-849-5959

Wanted: Drawn honey bee comb in standard supers, used bee equipment

Jack Hamilton (902) 844-2040 or (902) 847-3150

Wanted:  Drawn honey bee comb in standard supers and used beekeeping equipment (inspected & passed by provincial regulations)

Location:  Saskatchewan

Contact:  Jack Hamilton (902) 844-2040 or (902) 847-3150 email:

Employment Opportunities: 2014-2015 Apiary Seasons

Carlisle, ON
Dutchman's Gold Inc.

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.

Apiary Technician

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.

Apiary Worker

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.  Fax 905-689-7730

Wanted: 50lb or 80lb buckets of liquid honey

Scott Dunlop 613-253-3561

50lb or 80lb buckets of liquid honey wanted,  Price to be negotiated. 

Scott Dunlop 613-253-3561

Wanted- standard size honey supers with frames

Alymer, On
Chris Hiemstra

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

Carlisle, On
John Van Alten, Dutchman's Gold, 905-689-6371

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

Brian Burke (705) 799-6987

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

For Sale: Stainless Steel Honey Melting Oven

Cottam, ON
Sun Parlor Honey- Tom Congdon (519)839-4000

Stainless steel honey melting oven, 300 gallons, hot water operated. $3,000. Please contact for further information.

Dancing Bee Equipment Sales

  • Budget box sale, finger joint 100 for $8.99 each
  • deep one piece plastic frames 1,000 for $1.79 each
  • Wholesale pricing available on all beekeeping supplies

Busy Bee Beekeeping Supplies

Toledo, ON
(613) 275-1112

Busy Bee Beekeeping Supplies - Beekeeping equipment and supplies. Beeswax and bee pollen bought and sold.

Will process your surplus liquid honey into creamed honey

Ottawa/Cornwall area
Roger Villeneuve

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:

Propolis - etc... Beekeeping Supplies

Carleton Place,Guelph, Toronto locations to serve you better
Carleton Place (613) 253-2337 Guelph (519) 763-7291 Toronto 416-783-2818



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

Kincardine, Ontario

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

Tibor Szabo (519) 836-5617 or (519) 763-2715

Szabo Queens - Quality Queens, Queen cells, nucs and hives available for 2014.