The Williamson County Area Beekeepers Association's mission is to promote beekeeping in Williamson County and surrounding areas. The WCABA mission is also to act on behalf of the beekeepers and the beekeeping industry on issues affecting the interests and the economic viability of the various sectors of the beekeeping industry.

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Wanted: Bees...

Landowners looking for Beekeepers!

Looking to partner with someone who has land where you can park your hives?  Where there will be a mutual benefit for both parties?

 1.  David Ellison has 10 acres of land that he would like to have hives placed on.   For more information contact
David Ellison abnellison@yahoo.com. 
Posted March 2019

 

2.  Debbie needs 6-8 more hives towards getting her ag exemption. Her property is located 6 miles north of Florence, Texas. Contact Debbie 512-913-3641
or Lee 512-461-6280.
Posted April 2019

3.  Chad  Koonce has property which consists of cedar and more cedar!  Anyone who would be interested in putting bees on his property please contact Chad at

chadcreekside@gmail.com 

Posted April 2019

4.  Leo Young: I am interested in having bee hives on my property. I have a little over one acre in Buchanan Dam about 11 miles west of Burnet. Please email Leo Young at

LCYoungJr@gmail.com 
Posted April 2019.

5.  Casey Pezold has 17 acres in Liberty Hill and would love to dedicate one of their fields to bees.  They know nothing about beekeeping and can provide the land to someone interested in raising bees.  They are interested in getting an Ag exemption. Contact: Kcp0411@outlook.com
512-293-4415
Posted 5/19

6.  Lynn Kelch in Lampasas has 100 

acres and would love to have bees on his property.   Anyone in the area looking for a place to raise bees, contact him.  He is on 195 between Killeen and Florence.  

dojoorbust@gmail.com

Posted 5/19

7. Cindy Villarrreal  has property  near Thrall, Texas.  She has a 10 acre ranch and is interested in leasing bees.  
Contact email: texaslegalnursing@gmail.com  Posted May 2019

8.  Marilyn Tibbit has 12 acres on land on the outskirts of Coupland, bordering Brushy Creek.  She has about an acre or so of  bee friendly plants and fruit trees.  She in interested in finding beekeepers who need land for their hives and would maintain them so she can qualify for Ag exemption.  
Phone 512-365-0002 after 5 pm Monday-Thursday or anytime on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Email: mtibbit2003@yahoo.com

Posted May 2019

9.  Pam Richter at prichter@moment.net has property available for an apiary.  She has 8.25 acres in Bertram.  It has plenty of wildflowers and trees.  Posted June 2019

10. Tina Perry at lovehopehappiness@yahoo.com has 38 acres between Georgetown and Florence off of Highway 195.  She is looking for someone to place hives on her property.  Posted Sept. 2019

11.  Douglas Gattis is look for someone to place bees on his property in Jonah Texas.

16 Acres with many wild flowers, honey suckle and many flowering trees.

dsgattis@yahool.com  .  Posted 11/2020

For Sale Bee Supplies...

(Ads remain on site for 6 months unless you tell us otherwise)

8/18/19 For Sale, gentle bees. Nucs (2 frames brood/ 2frames nectar and honey) : $265. Each  Single deep 10-frame hives $375 each. Marked first Year Queens. Inspected by TX Apiary Inspection Service.  Leave phone number at einaustin@gmail.com

   William Janke: I'm now allergic to bees:  I am  discontinuing beekeeping. My hives and extractor have sold but I still have a sizable quantity of used and new equipment for sale. 

Contact William Janke at 512-656-3871.  E-mail wjanke50@gmail.com. Posted August 2019.

William Janke; 512-656-3871; wjanke50@gmail.comDon't like the prices?   Make me an offer. 

DescriptionQty$ Price each

Broodminder cellular hub with solar panel, used, new battery 1 @ $150

Broodminder scale, used, with new cover 10 @ $85 ea. 

Broodminder  temperature and humidity sensor with new cover10 2 @ $25 ea

Mann Lake Ultra Bee pollen dry, 50 pounds, unopened 1 @ $60

Apiguard,  3 KG tub, new, unopened, with syringe and trays 1 @ $75

decapping tub1 @ $100

stainless filters 2 @ $40 ea

decapping rollers 2 @ $15ea

decapping scrapers 2 @ $5 ea

decapping knife, new 1 @ $20

Observation Hive, new 1 @ $150

Foundation, Mann Lake Ritecell, FN-810 deep, yellow, new 3 @ $1 ea

Foundation, Mann Lake Ritecell, FN-810 deep, black  102 @$ 1 ea

Foundation, Mann Lake Ritecell, FN-825 medium, black 61 @ $1 ea

Foundation, Dadant wax, deep, 4.9mm, 20 pounds 1 @ $120

Foundation, Dadant wax, deep, 5.3mm, 50 sheets 1 1 @ $40

Foundation, Dadant wax, medium, 4.9mm, 22 pounds1 @ $120

Ross Rounds, 8 frame kit, used 1 @ $50

Ross Rounds,  section rings  100 @ .20 ea

Ross Rounds, crystal covers 100 @ .40 ea

Mann Lake frames, deep, FR-802, new in box of 100 @ $75

Mann Lake frames, medium, with Rite Cell installed, new 24 @ $2 ea

Mann Lake frames, deep, for wax foundation,  FR-922, new in box of 75  @ $160

Mann Lake frames, medium, for wax foundation, FR-932, new in box of 75 @ $160

Dadant frames, deep, wax or plastic foundation, new box of 75 @ $60

Plastic drone frames, deep, green, new 10 @ $2 ea

Frames, medium, used with comb drawn?  $3 ea

Frames, deep, used with comb drawn?  $3 ea

Frames, Mann Lake, used,  medium or deep @ 50c ea

Frames, Honey Supercell, deep, plastic 4.9mm, new 6 @ $5ea

Frames, Honey Supercell, deep, plastic 4.9mm,used, pressure washed 22 @ $3 ea

Mann Lake Pro Feeder FD-556, Internal, medium, new 5 @ $8 ea

Mann Lake Pro Feeder FD-505, Internal, deep, used 3 @$5 ea

Mann Lake top feeder with super, FD-618, used 12  @ 15 ea

Vivaldi top feeder, used5 @ $10 ea

Dadant double screen board, B916018 6 @ $15 ea

Long Langstroth hive, holds 30 deep frames, used, similar to top bar hive 2 @ $150

Medium box, new, unpainted, assembled 7 @ $8 ea

Medium box, new, painted, assembled 2 @ @ $11 ea

Medium box, used 16 @ $5 ea

deep box, used 12 @ $7 ea

Dadant solid bottom board, used 11 @ $6 ea

Dadant cypress bottom board with oil tray, new, painted, fits 8 or 10 frame 2 @ $30 ea

Dadant cypress bottom board with oil tray, used, fits 8 or 10 frame 2 @ $20 ea

Mann Lake WW-675 screened bottom board, new, painted 2 @ $20 ea

Mann Lake WW-675 screened bottom board, used 1 @ $10 ea

Inner cover, used 4 @ $5 ea

Mann Lake WW-330 Tele. Cover with inner cover, NIB 2@ $30 ea

Telescoping cover, used 5 @ $15 ea

slatted racks, new, painted 4 @ 15 ea

slatted racks, used 3 @ $10 ea

Queen exluders, used 9 @ $5 ea

Nucs:

Brushy Mountain nuc, deep, used 4 @ $25 ea

Brushy Mountain nuc, medium, new 4 @ $35 ea

cardboard nuc boxes, new, unassembled 10 @ $2 ea

10 Frame:

Dadant deep hive kit, assembled, painted, solid BB, new 2 @ $70 ea

Dadant slatted rack 1 @ $10

Tools:

Texas Bee Supply Super Suit, size medium, used once 1 @ $220

Refractometer, metal, Mann Lake250

hive carrier  1 @ $40

Smokers 2 @ $20 ea

Mann Lake WW-172 Wood tool box 1  @ $40

hive tools 3 @ $5 ea

frame hanger 2 @ $15 ea

jig for frame assembly 1 @ $20

oxalic acid vaporizer with oxalic acid 1 @ $50

mouse guards85 ea

Mann Lakde FD-115 Pro pollen feeder 1 @ $75

jig for wax foundation assembly 1 @ $10  

  Supplies (used):  Due to allergic reaction to bee stings we can no longer raise bees.   

Hive body w/9 frames, Med super,  inner cover, outer cover, 3 Boardman feeders, queen excluder, smoker w/fuel, 2 bee veils, pair of gloves, 3 screen boards, First Lessons in Bookkeeping book $145.  512-826-9470 Contact Mary Michael Layden at laydenm.m@gmail.com

Posted 10/2019

Wanted:

 

Beehive and Bee colony supplies

4/2019: I was given several medium boxs. Some have 8 frames & some have 10. I am interested in bartering & or buying.the equipment (broodbox, bottom board etc.) that I need to have an entire beehive and eventually a colony. I am located outside of Liberty Hill. My name is Israel, phone # is 512 797-0224, co.ilm@hotmail.com.  

Bee Display  for  Owl's Hill Santuary
April 2019: Hi! Owl's Hill is a sanctuary located in Brentwood. We have partnered with Jim Primus for several years as he has provided us with a display hive for educational programming. He is retiring and we are looking to find someone who would be interested in working with us. Please call 615 370 4672 or email at info@owlshill.org with any information.
Thank you, 
Julie Eperjesi, Director of Education.