Swarm Removal

To search for beekeepers in Ohio who will remove swarms or established hives click on your county below:

Notes:

  • Check and make sure they are honey bees. Yellow jackets and wasps are often mistaken for honey bees. See this identification guide for more info.
  • Once a swarm moves into a wall or hollow tree it is no longer a swarm and may need cut out. Many beekeepers do not provide this service due to the difficulty and expertise needed. Look for hive removal or cutout in the search results for beekeepers who will.
  • Don’t expect a beekeeper to remove a swarm for free. A few will depending on location, but free bees often costs more time and gas than purchasing bees. Hive removal and cutouts are rarely free due to the time, expense and liability involved.
  • Beekeepers and companies listed here are not endorsed by the Ohio State Beekeepers Association. They are listed here for information only.
  • Do you remove swarms or established hives?   You must be a current member of OSBA to be included on the list.   Join OSBA or update your membership information  to be included on the swarm list.

 

Swarm removal in Ross County (Search another county.)


Danny Huff (Ross County)


Services: Swarm Removal, Cutouts (Remove established hives)

Call 740-993-9143

Swarm removal in counties adjacent to Ross County

Billy Miller (Jackson County)


Services: Swarm Removal

Jackson County only 740-395-4552

Rich Stewart (Fayette County)


Services: Swarm Removal

Call 937-728-0427

Marishka Wile & Jeff Crecelius (Vinton County)


Services: Swarm Removal

Service Area: Vinton &Jackson County Tel: 614-202-4897

Dan Anderson (Highland County)


Services: Swarm Removal, Cutouts (Remove established hives)

Dan Anderson 888-458-0005 Will remove swarms and established hives from structures in Highland, Adams, Brown, Clinton and Clermont. Will also consider removals in any County of southern Ohio or Northern Kentucky. Beekeeper since 2008.

Amanda McWilliams (Hocking County)


Services: Swarm Removal

(740)707-3102 Athens, Hocking, Vinton counties

Andy Dill (Fayette County)


Services: Swarm Removal, Cutouts (Remove established hives)

I will travel to remove swarms in Fayette, Greene, and Clinton counties. You can contact me at (740) 606-6590

Wesley Fetters (Highland County)


Services: Swarm Removal, Cutouts (Remove established hives)

Wesley Fetters 937-661-4821 within 50 miles of Leesburg after that price goes up

Cecil Entler (Pike County)


Services: Swarm Removal

Call 740-493-2327

David E. Claffey III (Pickaway County)


Services: Swarm Removal

Call 614-204-3804

 

 

 

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