Italian Queens

Italian Queens

4 5

$34.00$44.00

Our Italian Queens come from several producers in the Glenn County area of Northern California.

Queens usually become available in mid-April, and remain available through mid-September.

During the shipping season, orders placed on Thursday & Friday may not be shipped until the following Monday unless special arrangements are made.

Italian traits:

  • Gentle and easy to manage (a good “beginner bee”)
  • Prolific brood producers
  • Highly hygienic
  • Good comb builders
  • Excellent foragers
  • Excellent honey producers

Queen Options

  • Local Package Bee Pick Up – These extra queens will not include shipping and will be available at our package hand out when you pick up your Package Bees or Nucs.
  • No Option Added – No Marking or Clipping.
  • Queen Clipping – These queens will have 1 wing Clipped.
  • Queen Marking – These queens will be marked with a painted dot on her thorax ( Color will depend on the year ).
  • Queen Marking and Clipping – These queens will be marked with a painted dot on her thorax ( Color will depend on the year ) and 1 wing will be Clipped.

**( Packaged Bees include a queen in the package)

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