It is important to cage a Wueen bee when she is being introduced into a new colony. The caging process should not harm the Queen bee. This Stainless Steel Clip Queen Bee Cage allows the beekeeper to handily and easily catch a queen bee. The spaces on the cage allows bees to feed and have some contact with the queen before she is released. The cage can also be used to catch queen bees for marking before being released back to the colony.
The clip queen bee catcher is made of stainless steel, which is durable and resistant to corrosion and rusting. The catcher is convenient and lightweight to carry around. It is also a one-hand queen catcher due to it’s small size and ease of operation.
How to use
- Press between thumb and fore finger to open the clip and place over the comb to pick up the queen. Then gently close it again.
- Do not worry if you pick up bees as well, they can fit through the gaps of the clip.
This Stainless Steel Clip Queen Bee Cages can also be used to catch other insects apart from the queen bee.