Queens

Call Garry or Sheila for the highest quality of Itallian Queens. Whether it is time to make increases, requeen, or your colony becomes queenless, we usually have queens available.


​​​​​Queen Facts

- She will lay her weight in eggs during any 24 hour period. That's a total of 1500 to 3000 eggs per day.

- A general rule is to requeen your colony every 2 years if she doesn't fail before then.

- The Queen controls the colony by the pheremone her body sends throughout the colony.

- After her mating flight, the queen remains inside the hive, unless swarming occurs.