A full double brood chamber colony, ready for splitting or honey production, includes:
2 deep brood chambers of 9 fully drawn frames each
Bottom board, inner cover, and lid
1Queen bee(overwintered), and full sized colony of bees
Equipment is used, but in good condition
All from our organic Ontario stock specially selected for gentleness and disease resistance (hygienic behaviour). Our breeding stock is derived from a mix of Italian, Carniolan, and Buckfast genetics, and our long term selection goals include varroa tolerance.
We are licensed and inspected Queen & Nuc producers (a copy of our Queen and Nuc permit is available upon request)
Hives can be picked up by appointment immediately.