Find An Alberta Beekeeper

These are resources and contacts of local beekeepers in Alberta. There are Organizations, Government Branches, as well as small clubs and facebook groups so you can find your new best-beekeeping friends!

If you aren’t finding what you are looking for, reach out! We have been around since 2010 and we can connect you with what you are seeking.

Provincial Apiculturist
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry
17507 Fort Road NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5Y 6H3
Tel: 780-415-2309
Fax: 780-422-6096$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/prm13239

Connect with the Office of the Provincial Apiculturist:

Hours: 8 am to 4 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-644-8746
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Fax: 780-422-6096

Mailing address:
Bee Health Assurance Team
Crop Diversification Centre North
17507 Fort Road NW
Edmonton, Alberta  T5Y 6H3

Renata Borba, PhD
Tech Transfer Program Lead
T: (780) 489 6949 C: (587) 343 6947
11434-168 Street #102, Edmonton, AB T5M 3T9

Alberta Clubs and Groups

These are clubs, associations, and Facebook Groups. They offer courses, and scheduled meetings and some offer field days and conferences. They are great organizations to grow with!

This is the group responsible for lobbying and legalizing beekeeping in Edmonton in 2015.

Facebook Group:

Based around Turner Valley, Black Diamond, Okotokes, and High River, this loose group of beekeepers offers support of mentorship, swarm removal, cut-outs and camaraderie. 

Facebook Group:

Facebook Group:

Red Deer Beekeepers are a group of beekeepers that work together loosely to ensure that mentorship, community outreach, and swarms are supported and maintained.

*If you know of or are a part of a beekeeping club, organization, or Facebook group you don’t see listed here, please let us know. We would love to add it to the site. 

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