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  • Beehive bottoms made of 1" cedar
    Toung and groove
    Sides and back 2" wide with grooves for mating
    Cedar is secured with 2" deck screws (which will not rust)
    $25 each with a deposit of 25%. Receipt will be supplied
    Contact Jay Hansen (248) 330-1120 Cell
  • 5 Frame medium Michigan survivor stock nucs for sale, $140:
    - Plus $25 if no wired and waxed frames are exchanged
    - Plus cardboard nuc available for $9 if required.
    Contact Barb Solterman (734) 612-0234
  • Local survivor Queens (not grafted) $50.
    Local 5 frame medium nucs survivor stock (not grafted) $180.
    Rich Wieske -- 248 585 5558
  • For Sale Honey bee colonies. These colonies started from swarms from my bee yard. They are at different stages of growth. Some are in a nuke box and others in a deep box. ( It depends on the size of the swarm.) The price start at $110.00 . I would sell these colonies with the price plus equal equipment exchange.
    If you have any questions please call Mazin at 313-999-3180.
  • For Sale: Seven Acre Bee Farm for Sale In Whitmore Lake Mich.near US23
    Property includes 12 - 15 large colonies with overwintered mich. queens, 1200 sq ft house well kept up, two out buildings , one building is a 1200 sq ft wood shop,one small 500 sq ft rental apartment and a one acre pond. $239,000
    Call John or Mary Jackson 734 660 7735 or 734 660 4406 for appointment showing
  • For Sale: 2# and 3# package bees available for delivery on April 21.
    To order call Mike Siarkowski, 517-545-0824 H, 517-304-9013 C.

  • For Sale: 2# and 3# package bees available for delivery on May15.
    To order call Shawn Shubel,, 517-548-5178.
  • For sale: Bees- complete, queen right hive in two deeps. Survived the winter and are ready to go. Also two complete deep hives. Contact Robert Bubenko, 734-612-5135.

  • I would like to offer to sell a small plastic bushing that allows a queen grown from a JZBZ cup to emerge in a Nicot queen cage . She cannot emerge and kill other virgins. This is perfect for smaller beekeepers rearing a few queens. Some larger operators may also like the insurance this offers.
    Cost is $4.00 for 10 pieces. Russ Carlton Cell: (248)761-6961
  • Beeswax. Contact Wyatt Short, 989-708-0159 or
    (wyattshort at bhhsmi dot com)

  • Michigan 5 frame medium nucs from Michigan wintered hives. Queens grafted from survivor stock. Email - (info at honeydewapiaries dot com)
  • 3lb packages of Italians from Gardner Apiaries in South Georgia. Available for pick up in Wayne County on May 15th, $105 for SEMBA members, $112/package for non-SEMBA members, ($70 deposit) $5 for queen marking (free for %100 deposit)
    Call, Text, or E-Mail Marisa Benzle at 919-222-7219 or (marisabenzle at gmail dot com)

  • Spring 2016 nucs for sale. With Carnolian(Michigan) queens or Italian(Georgia) queens or Buckfast(Florida) queens. Beginning of May. Five frames (not 4+1) medium. Price $140.00.
    Contact Senad Livadic at (senadl at sbcglobal dot net).
  • Italian Bees from Wilbanks Apiaries GA : 3lb.package W/queen, $99.
    Call Blanche Barber 248-634-7017 for pick up date
  • Wanted: Bee hives on my 10 acre Manchester rural property; wildflowers, pasture, fields, woodland.
    contact: Martha at (mwtravers at natureandhealing dot org)

  • Michigan (and Florida) nucs available for sale. Five frame nucs available for $150 for April delivery (from Florida), or with all Michigan bees (later delivery). email Meghan Milbrath at (sandhillbees at gmail dot com), or visit for more details.
  • Wanted: Bower Farms, the Bloomfield Hills School’s teaching farm, is looking for beekeepers who are interested in helping with their hives. Please contact Bernie Ethridge 248-549-6249 for more information.

  • Wanted: Bee hives to be placed on Madonna University campus in Livonia. Contact Nancy Grandillo at (Circular491 at yahoo dot com) or 419-934-1146. -- COMPLETED