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The contacts listed below are provided as an informational service. The LSU AgCenter does not endorse, warrant or recommend any person or business listed here.

*Fees depend on situation and travel distance.

All names listed are in alphabetical order.

Central Louisiana

Name Phone Number Email/Website Services Offered Areas Serviced
Bill Abear 318-446-3030 billhebert@suddenlink.net
  • Please do not kill the bees, call Swarm Rescue
Gerard Ballanco 504-352-6078 unorocks12@gmail.com
  • Swarm collection
  • Within 100 miles of Sunset
Chris Brooks 337-290-0220 brookscj@hotmail.com
  • St. Landry parish and surrounding parishes
John Brown 281-622-9951 patpat159@sbcglobal.net
  • Honeybee removal
  • Vernon parish
Kaitlyn Cadieren

Adams Apiary





  • Removal and relocation of new/old, big/small swarms in residential and commercial walls and structures and also trees/outdoor patios!!
  • Fee for removal of hives depends on location and size of the hive!
  • South Central parishes
  • Southeast parishes
Rachael Clayton

Sunshine & Clay Hives

337-257-3937 Sunshineandclayhives@gmail.com
  • 8 years experience
  • Live honeybee removal services within structures
  • Swarm relocation
  • Acadiana Beekeepers Association member
  • Free site assessment
  • Based in Acadia and Lafayette parishes
  • Central
  • South Central
  • South Western parishes
Daniel Day 337-842-8705
  • Honeybee removal from: homes, barns, outhouses, electrical boxes, under trailers, etc.
  • Establish all bees removed into hive boxes
  • Maybe a fee
  • Located in Lake Charles, will travel all over
Jim Deene 703-969-6299
  • Will collect honeybee swarms
  • Pollock, LA
Mike Esters 337-584-2370 (H)

337-375-6164 (C)

  • Will collect honeybee swarms
  • Remove bees from structures
  • Will travel within 40 miles of Elton, LA
Ty Estilette bigdogbees@aol.com
  • We travel to every area of the state
Tim Haley 318-640-4856 (H)

318-419-7270 (C)

  • Will collect honeybee swarms
  • Wills remove bees and wasps from trees and all man-made structures
  • Will travel in a 50 mile radius of Alexandria/Pineville
Hill Farms Honey Company

Leo Hill

  • Swarm Removals
  • West Baton Rouge
  • Iberville Parish (West)
Eric Irby 318-715-2804
  • Will collect swarms and remove honeybees from fixed or movable structures
  • Will travel within 50-75 miles of Alexandria
Mary LeBlanc 318-240-4869

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  • Avoyelles parish
Stephen Leblanc

Steve's Bees, LLC

225-255-0349 stevesbees225@gmail.com
  • Live structural removals of honeybees, yellow jackets, and bumble bees from residential, commercial, and industrial structures
  • Commercially insured
  • State registered
Shae McDaniel 337-351-5634 kmcdaniel@slb.com
  • Live bee removal from homes and almost all other structures
  • Central
  • Southwest parish
  • willing to travel 40 miles from Evangeline parish
Richard Metcalf 337-354-6997
  • Remove swarms
  • Cutouts from all structrures
  • Guaranteed results for all work performed
  • Located in Hathaway but travel state-wide
Mike Poisso

Circle P Farms

(H) 318-899-3333

(C) 318-541-1569

  • Central parish
  • South Central parish
Jeremy Powell 337-226-7899
  • Beekeeper
  • Beauregard
  • Vernon
  • Rapides
  • Calcasieu
  • Cameron
Jerry Robbins

Trapper J Wildlife & Honeybee Removal

  • Specialize in live capture of honeybee swarms
  • Remove honeybees from all residential/commercial structures
  • Will repair any structural damage as a result of honeybee infestations
  • Also eradicate bumblebees, carpenter bees, yellow jackets and wasps
Matthew Robidoux 252-469-2817 DuckysApiary@gmail.com
  • Will remove swarms from walls, structures, and trees
  • Will travel within most of Central, LA
Stacey Singleton 337-247-5366
  • Swarm removals and colony relocations
  • East Baton Rouge
  • Southeast parishes
  • Central
  • South Central parishes
H. Warren Stoute 337-230-7454 hwarren1956@gmail.com
  • Will remove and relocate bee hives as well
  • Remove and destrop wasp and hornet colonies from home dwellings and sheds
  • Don't do swarms
  • Send me a couple pics of the problem and I will give you an estimate
  • St. Landry and surrounding parishes up to 50 miles
Nick Tardiff

Humble Hives

337-692-1570 nicktardiff@att.net
  • St. Landry and surrounding parishes
Anthony Vaughn 318-623-2682 (C)


  • Registered beekeeper
  • Conduct honeybee removals from structures and capture swarms
  • Also remove yellow jackets and wasps
  • Alexandria and surrounding areas within 75 miles

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