Queen Rearing

 

Automatic Grafting Needle

Automatic Grafting Needle

Use this tool to transfer your larvae and jelly during grafting. The flat tongue slides in a tiny tube. With pressure applied to the thumb lever the tongue comes out and slides under the larvae. Relieve pressure to deposit the larvae in an artificial cell.

  • Price: $54.00

Automatic Grafting Needle Replacement Tongue

Automatic Grafting Needle Replacement Tongue

Replacement Tongue only. Use this tool to transfer your larvae and jelly during grafting. The flat tongue slides in a tiny tube. With pressure applied to the thumb lever the tongue comes out and slides under the larvae. Relieve pressure to deposit the larvae in an artificial cell.

  • Price: $4.80

Battery Box

Battery Box

 You can easily transport 20 JZ BZ round queen cages in this box. With pockets in the bottom, the cages will stand alone.

  • Price: $5.40

Brown Cell Cups

Brown Cell Cups

The brown cell cups, yellow cell cup holders and brown cup sockets all work with the JZ BZ Smokin' Cell Bar and are designed to make queen rearing an easy job.

  • Price: $0.13

Brown Cup Sockets

Brown Cup Sockets

The brown cell cups, yellow cell cup holders and brown cup sockets all work with the JZ BZ Smokin' Cell Bar and are designed to make queen rearing an easy job.

  • Price: $0.54

Candy Tube Caps

Candy Tube Caps

 The candy tube cap fits over the candy plug on the round queen cage.

  • Price: $0.16

Cardboard Nuc Box

Cardboard Nuc Box

 This is a 5 frame corrugated cardboard nuc box and is just the thing to have on hand. It is especially helpful if you catch a swarm and need somewhere to keep them until you have your hive set-up.

  • Price: $11.70

Cell Protectors

Cell Protectors

 Protect your queen larvae with these cell protectors.

  • Price: $0.23

Chinese Grafting Tool

Chinese Grafting Tool

 This inexpensive yet highly effective tool is great for grafting. Slide the tongue under the larvae and apply pressure to the end to deposit it in the cell.

  • Price: $3.96

Cloake Board

Cloake Board

The cloake board is used as a means of separating the main queen right hive (below) from the cell building area, placed above. The slide is set fully in place when first creating the cell builder above the queen right part of the hive to reduce...

  • Price: $36.30

Corrugated Plastic Nuc Box

Corrugated Plastic Nuc Box

The corrugated plastic nuc box easily folds into a 5-frame nuc for transporting swarms.

  • Price: $17.00

Deep Cell Bar Frame

Deep Cell Bar Frame

 Deep cell bar frame is designed to work with cell cups to raise your own queens.

  • Price: $11.50

JZBZ Smoky Cell Bar

JZBZ Smoky Cell Bar

The brown cell cups, yellow cell cup holders and brown cup sockets all work with the JZ BZ Smokin' Cell Bar and are designed to make queen rearing an easy job.

  • Price: $2.25

Lighted Attach-A-Mag Magnifier

Lighted Attach-A-Mag Magnifier

This lighted 2x magnifier will allow you to view your cells for grafting correctly aged larvae. Easily clamps to the top of your frame or surfaces of up to 2" thickness, allowing you to keep your hands free. The flexible arm allows the optimum...

  • Price: $26.40

Medium Cell Bar Frame

Medium Cell Bar Frame

 Medium cell bar frame is designed to work with cell cups to raise your own queens.

  • Price: $11.00

Metal Queen Catcher

Metal Queen Catcher

This 2"x 2" device is designed to catch the queen on the comb and hold her in. The slots are large enough to let workers in and out. Press handles to open, self-closing. Available in Metal or Plastic.

  • Price: $7.50

Mini Mating Nuc

Mini Mating Nuc

The advantages of using mini mating nucs for your virgin queens are the small number of bees that are required to fill them. The problem with mini nucs is getting this small amount of bees to draw out the comb. We have solved this problem by...

  • Price: $76.50

Nicot Queen Rearing Cassette

Nicot Queen Rearing Cassette

This cassette is the most essential and unique part of the Nicot queen rearing system. The cassette is placed into an existing frame with removable cell cups inserted. The queen is then placed inside the cassette and allowed to lay only in the...

  • Price: $66.00

One Handed Queen Catcher

One Handed Queen Catcher

Catch the queen with just one hand and know you will mark her easily and safely! Our new Queen Catcher has a safety stop built in to keep from applying too much pressure and killing the queen and its one-handed design makes it quick and easy....

  • Price: $19.95

Pin Cell Cups

Pin Cell Cups

 These are your pin cell cups for grooved cell bars.

  • Price: $0.17

Push in Cell Cups

Push in Cell Cups

 These are your cell cups for push in cell bar frames.

  • Price: $0.13

Queen Cage Syrup

Queen Cage Syrup

 Use this special syrup when making candy for your queen cages.

  • Price: $26.40

Queen Grafting Excluder Frame

Queen Grafting Excluder Frame

 This excluder is used as an includer to confine your queen onto one side of a frame of drawn foundation. By timing this you will know you have larvae of a perfect age for grafting.

  • Price: $24.30

Queen Introduction Cage

Queen Introduction Cage

 

  • Price: $9.54

Queen Larvae Transfer Station

Queen Larvae Transfer Station

This device is designed to hold either one deep or one medium frame in either wood or plastic. With the frame tightly in place you can then adjust the frame for the most comfortable grafting angle. There is a convenient space for placing your...

  • Price: $32.40

Queen Marking Disc

Queen Marking Disc

 This device is designed to trap your queen on the comb for marking. Made of wood, metal, and mesh. Simply pin your queen down and mark her through the soft mesh. Allow her to dry a bit before releasing.

  • Price: $14.50

Queen Marking Pens

Queen Marking Pens

Never lose sight of your queen! Use these marking pens to mark your queens safely. International Queen Marking Color Code: Color: For Year Ending In: White (or gray) 1 or 6 Yellow 2 or 7 Red 3 or 8 Green 4 or 9 Blue 5 or 0

  • Price: $6.95

Queen Marking Tube Only

Queen Marking Tube Only

 Tube and plunger only, no pen included.

  • Price: $7.62

Queen Mating Box

Queen Mating Box

This kit includes a standard hive body box with a wooden bottom and 3 separate compartments, each with its own entrance, air vents and lid. Fully assembled. (Oversized rate applies)

  • Price: $51.00

Queen Muff

Queen Muff

 The Queen Muff is a great way to work with your queen. Place her cage inside the muff to prevent her escape while marking or clipping.

  • Price: $16.95

Queen Pheromone

Queen Pheromone

Can't get a queen for a few days? Here is the solution! Hang these in between your frames during times that your hive is queenless. Simulating a queen's nautral pheromones, this keeps your hives in a queen-right state. Safe for bees and humans.

  • Price: $2.34

Queen Pipe Catcher

Queen Pipe Catcher

Use this pipe to assist placing your queen into a queen cage. Simply place the pipe over your queen and allow her to crawl into the pipe. Place the foam over the hole and remove the cork for gently blowing your queen into a queen cage. Repeat when adding workers to the queen cage.

  • Price: $18.30

Queen Rearing DVD

Queen Rearing DVD

Presented by The Bee Works, Apiarist David Eyre takes you through the steps of raising quality queens using three different methods: simple splits, Nicot system and grafting in this wonderful presentation. Run time 90 minutes.

  • Price: $30.00

Queen Rearing Essentials Book

Queen Rearing Essentials Book

Dr. Lawrence John Connor provides readers with detailed information on raising queens and improving their existing colonies. An easy-to-read format with numerous photographs. 100 pages. 

  • Price: $25.20

Queen Rearing Starter Kit

Queen Rearing Starter Kit

Kit includes an assembled mating box, cell bar frame, grafting tool, queen marking kit, 30 pin cell cups, 30 cell protectors and 30 round queen cages.

  • Price: $93.30

Roller Queen Cages

Roller Queen Cages

In this plastic hairroller cage, the queen cell is protected from a newly hatched queen who would chew down other queen cells if she could.

  • Price: $1.38

Round Queen Cages

Round Queen Cages

 These round queen cages make shipping queens easy.

  • Price: $0.36

Scientific Queen Rearing Book

Scientific Queen Rearing Book

An informative book by G.M. Doolittle that guides amateur and veteran beekeepers through the queen-rearing process according to the ways of nature. 132 pages.

  • Price: $23.94

Storage Bar

Storage Bar

 Each storage bar will hold 46 queen cell cups.

  • Price: $3.60

Three-Hole Queen Cage Corks 2000/c

Three-Hole Queen Cage Corks 2000/c

Corks for queen cages.

  • Price: $31.08

Three-Hole Queen Cage Screens 1000/c

Three-Hole Queen Cage Screens 1000/c

Place the screen with the bowed sign down and ends up. Use one staple in each end.

  • Price: $40.80

Three-Hole Queen Cage Waxed Paper 1000/c

Three-Hole Queen Cage Waxed Paper 1000/c

These wooden three-hole queen cages can be used for shipping queens and also double as an introduction cage. Included are the standard wooden 3-hole queen cages with vents which have been coated with paraffin; screens, corks and candy covers....

  • Price: $13.14

Three-Hole Queen Cages 100/c

Three-Hole Queen Cages 100/c

These wooden three-hole queen cages can be used for shipping queens and also double as an introduction cage. Included are the standard wooden 3-hole queen cages with vents which have been coated with paraffin; screens, corks and candy covers....

  • Price: $36.00

Wax Cell Cups

Wax Cell Cups

 The wax cell cups are used when raising queens. Insert queen larvae into cup and put on cell bar frame.

  • Price: $0.20

Wooden Cell Cups

Wooden Cell Cups

 The wood cell cups are used when raising queens. Put a drop of wax in the cup before inserting larvae.

  • Price: $0.46

Yellow Cell Cup Holders

Yellow Cell Cup Holders

The brown cell cups, yellow cell cup holders and brown cup sockets all work with the JZ BZ Smokin' Cell Bar and are designed to make queen rearing an easy job.

  • Price: $0.47