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  • 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
  • Bees: 2# package w/queen, $97, 3# package, $109
    Deliveries April 3, 17, May 1 & 8.
    Contact Shawn Shubel, 517-548-5176. $5 off list price for SEMBA members
  • Package Bees and Nucs for sale. Packages $112.00, Nucs $160.00. Pickup in Canton, MI. Shipping for packages is available.
    Contact Bob Jastrzebski 734-748-2185, (bob at cimsurf dot com), you can also purchase online
  • Wanted: Bee hives on my 15 acre farm in Carelton MI with a wide variety of blooming plants and open areas of wild fields.
    Contact Karen at (triplets35 at att dot net)
  • Experienced beekeeper bringing a few Florida five frame nucs back to Michigan (Richmond/Algonac area) mid April 2016. Made with care, $130 each. 586-242-0033
  • Due to a recently discovered medical condition a SEMBA member is selling all of his hives, loaded with honey. Hives are in excellent condition and some are on trailers for easy transport.
    Call Paul Antonelli at 734-320-0021.
  • For Sale: Raw, unfiltered honey in 5 gallon lots.
    Contact Paul Marks at 734-269-2794.
    -- SOLD OUT!
  • For sale: 5 gallon honey pails. Call R. Sutherland 734-668-8568.
  • My Grandfather, a beekeeper, passed away and the estate is looking to sell his beekeeping supplies. We are looking for one person or a group to take the whole lot. Suits, veils,covers, bottom boards, deep and shallow supers, frames with and without foundation and smokers.
    Please contact Rebecca at (rebecca at capen dot org) or call 231-202-9308.
  • FOR RENT: Two-frame, Eight (8) Frames motorized extractors for rent at $25 a day.Weather permitting, I will be extracting my honey on Labor Day weekend (9/5/15-9/7/15). Anyone wanting to extract honey at my place (Romulus, Michigan), can call me at 313-999-3180 or e-mail me (m7mav at yahoo dot com).

  • Honey bee colonies for sale. 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 is $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.
  • Beekeeper seeking a location to place one hive in Novi, Northville, Farmington or Livonia.
    Call Julia 248-615-0233 or email (julia at foxthorn dot com)