Nucleus colonies for sale – Ferrier’s Maplebee Farm

Place you orders for 4 frame nucleus colonies now to reserve yours for spring.
We are selling a limited quantity.
The price is $200. with a $100 deposit when ordering.
Earliest orders will be filled first so get your orders in.
We also have a bee equipment shop where you can buy everything you need to make you a successful beekeeper.
We also give beginner beekeeping classes in the spring.
Registration for the class is $60 and is also on a first come first serve basis with limited space.
Deposits can be made by email money transfer, cash, check, or credit card over the phone.

To place your order and pay your deposit for nucleus colonies or registration for the class


please contact us at.

phone- 705-571-7082
Mailing address
P.O. Box 265
Kearney, Ontario
​Please check out our webpage

Scott and Heather Ferrier
Ferrier’s Maplebee Farm

Caught on Camera – Queen Emerges

From: Istvan, Peter <>
Date: 21 June 2017 at 08:52
Subject: Caught on Camera – Queen Emerges
To: “Istvan, Peter” <>


Yesterday, during an inspection at the Parry Sound and Area Community Apiary, a number of queen cells were found. On one frame, there were three cells, one queen had hatched, and then, in front of our eyes, two other queens emerged from their cells. Here is a video:

Also, attached is some information from the OBA about a new treatment for varroa.

Website for info –



Peter Istvan, PhD, MBA

Canadore College – West Parry Sound Campus

1 College Drive, Parry Sound Ontario, P2A 0A9

T: 705-746-9222, ext 7352 F: 705-746-7347

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