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Buckfast Imported Queens - Tenuta Italy 2024

SKU: Buckfast1

Buckfast queens from Italy start arriving to Canada approximately mid April and arrive weekly until the end of June.

  • Good productivity
  • Poor tendency to swarm
  • Excellent wintering capacity and good spring recovery
  • Great ability to overcome moments of climate imbalance (cold returns or periods of drought) maintaining an excellent balance between bees, stocks and brood
  • Longevity and vitality of bees
  • Docility with a good defensive instinct and grooming skills
  • High level of hygiene. 

    > 90% in 12H of recognition, removal and cleaning of damaged brood on breeding animals. Part of the European selection program for VSH (Varroa Resistance Hygiene)