1000 Colonies for sale

FOR SALE Commercial beekeeping operation in Sask. selling 1000 colonies at end of 2022 pollination season. Available last week of July (p.s. 3 fields in Bow Island hailed out and colonies AVAILABLE NOW). Double brood chamber, avail with super if required (additional). $450 each for small qty; larger quantities price negotiable. Colonies located Medicine Hat,...

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Queens and Nucs for Sale

The ABC has compiled a list of beekeepers selling queens and nucs to help beekeepers find local suppliers and help meet local demand. Please download the list here. If you have nucs, bees on brood, and/or hives for sale, please contact Jules Ham at to be added to the list.

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Apiary & Farm Manager

Spirit Hills Services Ltd. is seeking to hire 1 full time Apiary & Farm Manager for their apiary and honey winery operation located at 240183, 2380 Drive West, Millarville, Alberta. Duties will include, but will not be limited to, managing the apiary and honey harvest, maintaining all vehicles and farm equipment during the summer season, and in the winter season assist with account management for sales in Belgium.
Education, Experience & other requirements: verifiable automotive mechanic education and experience; apiary management experience; good people skills; team oriented; strong written and oral communication skills in both English and French, with a knowledge of Dutch being an asset.   Wages: $23.00/hour for 40 hours per week.

To apply send your resume and verifiable references to

Note:  All qualified individuals will be considered; including visible minorities, indigenous persons, Canadian veterans, and newcomers to Canada.

Sales and Account Representative; Europe

Spirit Hills Services Ltd. is seeking to hire 1 full-time Sales & Account Representative (wholesale) for their apiary and honey winery operation located at 240183, 2380 Drive West, Millarville, Alberta.

Duties will mainly include, but will not be limited to, managing relationships with international accounts in Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, and Italy, and to further develop the business in Greece, Spain, France, and England.

Education requirement:  post-secondary degree/diploma related to job requirements. Experience & other job requirements:  possess fluent oral and written communication skills in English and French , with a good knowledge of Dutch, German, Spanish and Greek languages being strong assets;  experience in liquor sales, international sales, wholesale marketing, and customer service;  experience with record keeping;  must be willing to travel overseas on business trips 2-3 times/year; prior experience in European travel and culture would be an asset; expected to assist with the bees and work in the ‘honey room’ during the harvest season (not suited to persons with bee allergies). Must possess strong people skills, be team oriented, outgoing, pro-active, and strategic.

Wages: $30.00/hour for 36-40 hours per week. To apply send resume and verifiable references via the form on the listing to

All qualified individuals will be considered, including visible minorities, Canadian armed forces veterans, and newcomers to Canada.


Last updated 2020-01-27