the Trading Post

Do you have an extra nuc you want to give away or trade?  Are you raising queens?  Are you looking for an extractor? 
Here you can give away, sell, ask for or trade anything related to beekeeping. 
(Please remember that in Iowa, used beekeeping equipment needs to be inspected prior to sale.)
Buy Sell or Trade: The following members have beekeeping supplies for sale.
Paul Gardner: Hives, Packages, Queens, and other beekeeping supplies. 319-400-4228
Tim Wilbanks: Packages. 319-321-2494
Dave Campbell: Will be selling woodenware equipment at the March meeting.
Shane Bixby: Full line of equipment and packages. or 319-721-3493

Hello I am looking for someone to put up and take care of a hive in my garden.  I have little over acre and half of produce that needs a little bee activity.  Please e-mail me with questions at  I live by the Muscatine area.

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  1. I am looking to buy bee's wax so that i can make homemade creams and lotions. I would like to support local beekeepers rather than buy from an online source from out of state. If you have any information please contact me at:

    Thank you
    Sue Whalen
    Des Moines

  2. I have a 4 frame (medium frames) nuc for sale. $50. Laying queen. Call Jim at 319-626-2998. Leave a message or post here.