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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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T’N’T APIARIES

780-826-6013

BOX 80, ARDMORE AB

T’N’T APIARIES REQUIRES:

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Employment

T’N’T Apiaries require:

An APIARY FOREPERSON (NOC 8252) for fulltime (40+ hrs/wk) year round employment ($19.00-$25/hr depending on experience. Bonuses possible). Applicant must have a minimum of 5 years (seasons) fulltime in a Canadian style commercial apiary environment with a minimum of 3 years (seasons) working as an Apiary Technician.

Duties include:

  • Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner.
  • Co-ordinating the production of replacement bees & equipment.
  • Recognizing, reporting, monitoring and controlling hive health issues.
  • Harvest & package honey, pollen & beeswax.
  • Supervise & train workers.
  • Drive (including std transmission & medium duty trucks) & daily maintain vehicles.
  • Operate & maintain other apiary equipment (including forklifts, chainsaws & pumps).
  • Conduct bee yard maintenance.
  • Keep field and/or production records.
  • Interact with external farm personnel.

5 APIARY TECHNICIANS (NOC 8431) for full time (40+ hrs/wk) employment ($17.00-$22/hr depending on experience. Bonuses possible) January 2020 thru November 2020. Must have a minimum of 2 years (seasons) working fulltime on a Canadian style commercial apiary in the min. capacity of Apiary Assistant or General Farm Worker.

Duties include:

  • Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner.
  • Co-ordinating the production of replacement bees & equipment.
  • Recognizing, reporting, monitoring hive health issues and applying appropriate treatment/controls.
  • Harvest & package honey, pollen & beeswax.
  • Supervise small teams of workers.
  • Drive (including std transmission & medium duty trucks) & daily maintain vehicles.
  • Operate & maintain other apiary equipment (including forklifts, chainsaws & pumps).
  • Conduct bee yard maintenance.
  • Keep some field and/or production records.

6 APIARY WORKERS (NOC 8431) for full time (40+ hrs/wk) employment ($15.00-$19.00/hr. depending on experience. Bonuses Possible) January thru November 2020. Applicants must be able to work in the presence of honey bees.

Duties include:

  • Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner
  • Assisting Technicians with bees & equipment.
  • Assisting with harvesting honey, pollen & beeswax.
  • Assisting with the bee yard and equipment maintenance.

All positions may require some evening, night & weekend work.   All applicants must be in good physical condition and able to work in a team environment.  A motor vehicle Operator’s license with no serious infractions, recognized by the Province of Alberta & major insurance companies, is required for the Foreperson position and preference will be given to those Technician & Worker applicants holding one.

Contact Dave Tharle, 44116 - Hwy 659, Ardmore, AB or Box 80, Ardmore, AB.  (Fax 780-826-6013) Email: tntapi@mcsnet.ca

Last updated: 2019-10-07