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Classified Listings 

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Queens & Cells Sales

ApiLife Limited: Quality queens: Mated, virgins or cells. Limited quantity available for December and January. Free courier delivery nationwide. Cells: Pick up only. Email: info@apilife.co.nz Phone: 027 355 9790

Kiwi Queens: Mated Italian Queens, Virgins Queens and NUCs. Available throughout NZ. Nelson/Tasman - cells available for collection. Pre-order over wintered queens now for next season. Contact - Matt Goldsworthy 027 727 3392 or kiwiqueens@hotmail.com

Lion Apiaries: King of Queens. An industry leader producing quality queen bees and queen cells for beekeepers throughout New Zealand. Check us out at www.lionqueens.nz all enquires to info@lionqueens.nz

Pyramid Apiaries: Quality Italian queens, Marlborough. Mated and virgin queens – available via courier delivery throughout New Zealand. Cells – pickup only. Order your over-wintered queens now for spring delivery, before they are all gone! www.pyramidapiaries.co.nz, pyramid.apiaries@gmail.com, 027 383 7278 (Patrick).

 
 

Extraction/Packing/Honey Storage Services

CrystechNZ: Specialist honey solutions in extraction/processing/packaging. Supplying a wide range of equipment for the honey house, plus ongoing maintenance and servicing. Visit www.crystech.co.nz or ph 07 579 0082 to discuss your solution.

HD Process NZ: Specialists in sanitary processing equipment for the honey industry. Pump, filters, heat exchangers, extraction, processing. www.hdprocess.co.nz, james@hdprocess.co.nz , ph 09 580 2520.

Lion Apiaries: Otahuhu, Auckland. Our extraction plant can produce up to two tonnes of raw, unfiltered honey a day. RMP certified for export. Highly competitive pricing. www.lionqueens.nz/extraction/ or email info@lionqueens.nz

Manuka Engineering: We design, install and manage high tech machinery to help improve your honey extraction, packing or processing business. www.manukaengineering.com 027 6677 588.

Manuka Orchard: Need more from your honey? We offer a range of services from, extraction, storage (all temps.), moisture reduction, chilled super storage. Paengaroa, BOP. www.manukaorchard.com 027 6677 588

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Hive Sales

Pyramid Apiaries: Nuc hives, Marlborough. Five frame cor-flute boxes with quality Italian mated queen. Pickup only. www.pyramidapiaries.co.nz, pyramid.apiaries@gmail.com, 027 383 7278 (Patrick).

Beekeeping Equipment For Sale/Wanted

Honey Dryer: For sale, includes NZ made custom industrial dehumidifier. Also, early model vertical Beetech hummer spinfloat. Ph 027 362 8084

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3000kg of Monofloral Manuka Honey: season 2020/21 ready for packing and exporting. Extra Drums of high UMF Non-Manuka for sale. Stored under RMP in Kaiwaka, Northland. phone 0212899060 or email honeybytheseanz@gmail.com

ApiLife Limited: Bulk honey available at competitive prices. Please email: info@apilife.co.nz for all inquiries.

Marlborough: 7.5 tonne honey for sale, 4 batches – mono & multi manuka, kanuka. For more details and full test results email: honeysale22@gmail.com

 

ApiLife Limited: AFB/ COI Inspections available, North Island only. Email: info@apilife.co.nz Phone: 027 355 9790.

II Training: Courses offering training in instrumental insemination of queen bees starting January 2023. The courses are two days long and offer one-on-one practical training. Everything supplied. Contact penny@southernsun.co.nz. Or visit our website southernsun.co.nz

Maggie James Powerpoint Tutorial – Producing Large Numbers of Quality Queen Cells: For commercial beekeepers and long-term hobbyists. Blenheim - Monday 16 May, 9.30 a.m-2.30 p.m, $210 pp (incl GST). Board Room, Taylor Pass Honey Co.

Leeston - Wednesday 29 June (day before conference). 9.30 a.m-2.30 p.m, $210 pp (incl GST). Would consider other venues.

Online bookings: mjqueenb.co.nz/queen-cell-production-tutorials/. Maggie James 027 629 9388.

MyApiary: Job management and productivity software for commercial beekeepers. Also, our advisory service helps beekeepers run productive businesses, not just keep bees. www.myapiary.com ph (07) 391 0039

Neville Marr Chartered Accountant: I’m a Blenheim-based chartered accountant, hobbyist beekeeper, and business partner with all of my clients. What’s important to me is understanding my clients’ business and bringing that personal touch. Ph 027 276 7682, e: office@marrnz.com. www.marrnz.com.

 

Beekeeping Clubs & Groups

Whangarei Bee Club: Meets on the first Saturday of the month, 10am at Whareora Hall (820 Whareora Road, Whangarei). For details go to www.whangareibeeclub.co.nz/, select 'About Us' and then 'Club Day Invitation'. See you there.

Franklin Beekeepers Club: 137 Sim Road, Paerata, Auckland 2580. Meetings on second Sunday of the month, 9.45am start. www.franklinbees.co.nz.

Rodney Beekeepers Club: meet second Wednesday of each month (except January), 7.30pm, at Kaipara Cruising Club in Helensville. Learning about bees together: advice, field days, club shop. See website for details rodneybeekeepersclub.co.nz

Hawkes Bay Bee Club: Pakowhai Hall, Pakowhai Road,  Pakowhai (opposite the shop) from 7pm on the first Thursday  each month (except January). Email: beekeepershbinc@gmail.com

The Buzz Club Otaki: Waitohu School Hall, Te Manuao Rd., Otaki. Meetings every 3. Wednesday of the month, 7-9pm. Contact: thebuzzclubotaki@gmail.com.

Wellington Beekeepers Assoc.: Meets on the first Wed of each month (except Jan) at 7:30 pm at Johnsonville Community Centre Main Hall. Beginners class at 6:45 pm. www.beehive.org.nz Email: secretary@beehive.org.nz

Nelson Beekeepers Club: Waimea Lounge, A&P Showgrounds, Richmond. Meets first Tuesday of the month (except Jan) 7-9pm. www.nelsonbeekeepers.org.nz, email tasmanbees@gmail.com, Ph 03 548 6220.

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Upcoming Events

Apiculture New Zealand Conference and Trade Exhibition: “Sharing Knowledge, Sharing the Load for a Better Future”. June 30-July 1, Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre. Registrations open now: www.apinz.org.nz/apinz-conference/

 

Waikato-based: Award winning boutique honey business for sale. Includes a strong local brand with established website & 40 stockists. At least 150 beehives and additional gear, honey, etc. Happy to discuss options and pricing. Please phone 021 623 515.

 

Businesses for Sale

Honey for Sale/Wanted

Hive Inspection/Mentoring Services