There is one member of your hive that you simply cannot do without: the Queen. She is the center of the entire process that the hive goes through. Without her, there are no more worker eggs that will be laid. Without more workers, the hive will slowly dwindle down to nothing.
Queen grafting is the most effective way of raising your own Queen honeybee. While it is a more advanced technique, it is far more reliable and can produce many more queens than the others. This Queen Rearing System will help you rear many queens for different colonies in a short time. The rearing system is made of high quality plastic hence it will not easy to age and break. The system is non-drug and non-toxic providing a safe environment to breed queens. It is also light and portable
This queen rearing system comes with several tools:
- A queen grafting grid
- A grafting tool
- A Queen catching clip
- A Queen isolation cage
- A Queen marking tube
- 10 brown cell fixtures
- 10 pink cell cup holders
- 10 roller cages
- 10 JZBZ Queen cages
- 110 disposable cell cups
How to use the system
- Place your laying queen beneath the queen excluder of the cup kit box.
- The queen will then lay eggs in the cup. Wait more than a day before you can release her again.
- Give the new eggs a little royal jelly during development, then place them on the cell blocks and curler cages.
- When the virgin queen cells are well developed, introduce them to their new colonies.