Apidea mating hives have been proven worldwide to be a very effective queen rearing hive. The hive is easily transportable, handy to clean and thus very hygienic Material The hive is made entirely of hard foam and thus has no heat bridges. The hard expanded styrofoam is coloured during the manufacturing process which has proved worldwide to be very bee-friendly. The walls are approximatly 2cm thick, which provices the most optimal insulation. In comparison to a wooden construction the Apoidea offers 3.5 times more warmth. The hive provies the bees with an ideal cubic brood chamber. Components Brood Box for 3 or 5 frames Removable Sliding Floor Removable Feeder (capacity for about 500g fondont) Lid with recesses for foller cages Air Grile 3plastic frames with a guide strip for te foundation strips Transparent lid with an opening for a queen’s cate and cover flap Entrance slot with a sliding door and a feeder
Apidea Mating hive for queen bee rearing
Tried and tested Queen rearing system
Requires just 100 grams of young bees.
Supplied with 3 frames, Feeder and entrance gate