The queens are bred from North Devon Queens’ best selected stock for their low tendency to swarm, high honey production and calm temperament. They are bred in Devon and are suited to the British climate.
The virgin queen bees are sold as a 1-day old queen. This queen will need to go for a mating flight after introducing her to the colony of bees. The queen will come marked with this year’s colour.
Please visit the North Devon Queens website (link above) for more information and to order.
Please note this is supplied by an external company and is not available for order through Quince Honey Farm. Any queries regarding the product should be directed towards North Devon Queens. Contact details are listed on their website: www.northdevonqueens.co.uk