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Equipment for sale

Moondance Honey Inc. has the following equipment for sale: 1000+ 3/4 size supers - $25/ea, by the pallet (48 boxes) $22/ea, buy them all $20 ea. Paradise 500 Wax Press - $10,000 obo Cowen-style  (Amyotte) wax spinner $2200 obo Stainless steel (milk) tank - 8 barrel capacity $1000. All equipment listed above is located near...

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2020 Queens and Nucs for Sale

The ABC has compiled a 2020 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 jules.ham@albertabeekeepers.ca to be added to the list.  

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SWAN APIARIES LTD

403-652-5298

520 4TH STREET SW, HIGH RIVER

SWAN APIARIES

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Employment

SWAN APIARIES are seeking workers for the 2020 season, February 20- October 31 2020, 12 Apiary workers (NOC 8431) and 2 Apiary Technicians(NOC 8253) in the Westlock area.

Applicants for apiary worker must have a minimum 1  year (season) working fulltime on a Canadian style commercial apiary operation as an Apiary Worker. The position is full time (40+ hrs/week) from mid February to mid October. Major duties involve all aspects of bee colony operations under the supervision of an Apiary Technician. The rate of pay is $15-$16.00/hr (depending on experience) for apiary worker.

Applicants for Apiary Technicians (NOC 8253) must have  a minimum of 3 years experience on a Canadian style commercial apiary ($17-$19/hr depending on experience). The position is full time (40+ hrs/week) from mid February to mid October. Major duties involve all aspects of bee colony operations with the assistance of the Apiary Workers. The ability to operate and maintain equipment utilized in the beekeeping industry and keep accurate records for monitoring hive health is essential to the position. The positions are full time and may require evening and weekend work(45hrs+/wk) .

Applicants must be in good physical condition as it is physically demanding work. Staff accommodations available. A valid driver’s licence will be considered an asset. Apply with resume to Hendrik Greidanus at Swan Apiaries, 520 4ST SW High River, T1V 1B6 or fax resume to 403-652-7683.

Last updated October 25, 2019.