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PLEASE READ POSTAL SHIPPING PROBLEMS AND UPS SHIPPING AND "NEXT DAY AIR" Policy AS WELL AS, QUEEN ARRIVAL/INTRODUCTION, AND REFUND POLICIES BEFORE PLACING ORDERS! NO EXCEPTIONS! Our Terms and conditions MUST be checked and AGREED to, or your order will NOT process! THIS IS A CONTRACT! So please read FIRST before ordering! Thank you!
Cordovan Queen Bees, Cordovan Italian Queen Bees, Cordovan Queens, Mite Resistant, Survivor Stock
Cordovan Italian Queen Bee. These Queen bees are a very gentle and blond/gold color bee variety of the Italian race. The coloration is caused by a recessive gene and makes the bees all light colored and queens very easy to find! They are raised from select breeder queens and drones that are both Cordovan and the resulting queens and workers are pure Cordovan. They are available in Instrumentally Inseminated Breeder Queens or open mated (Naturally mated) queens that are mated with my survivor stock of my Ohio and may also have some Russian, Cordovan, and Minnesota Hygienic drones that are present in my Apiary. It makes for a very nice mix of gene diversity and good traits in a honeybee.The resulting bees from an open mated queen will have color variation in them, but the Queen will be a pure Cordovan. If you wish I also offer this queen in a Instrumentally Inseminated Queen that is a pure Cordovan as both drones and queen are Cordovan and the resulting workers are pure Cordovan also! The hives that are excellent producers and are selected for mite resistance naturally and are NOT chemically treated for mites as genetic selection is a better option than chemicals in the long run as it will not select for stronger mites, but stronger and resistant bees.
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NO ORDERS OVER 5 Queens at a time in any variety or combination!
5 only Please!
HIVE FRESH HONEY NOW AVAILABLE IN SIZES UP TO 1 GALLON! HONEY IS NOW SHIPPED VIA UPS GROUND ONLY. POST OFFICE 2019 CHANGES/CHARGES EXORBITANT NOW!
NO UNPAID ORDERS WILL BE SHIPPED!
Note: All prices in US Dollars
WE NO LONGER SHIP QUEEN BEES BY PRIORITY MAIL, AS IT CAN TAKE UP TO 7 DAYS AND DEAD QUEENS ARE NOT COVERED NOR POSTAGE FOR DEAD/LATE ARRIVAL WE ONLY SHIP EXPRESS MAIL OR UPS AIR! I AM SORRY BUT IT PROTECTS THE QUEENS FROM DYING IN SHIPPING!
THE US POSTAL SERVICE HAS ADDED A "Special Handling fee" for lives. approximately $10.00 for (Queen Bees ) I am sorry, But I have had to add this cost to shipping fees.
ALSO, DUE TO 2019 CHANGES IN US POSTAL OFFICE SHIPPING. ALL HONEY ORDERS WILL BE SHIPPED VIA UPS GROUND. CALCULATOR /WEIGHT AND SHIPPING CHARGES NOT WORKING correct , BUT 1 gallon of honey ships at $12.00 Flat Rate US Postal service Big Box
NUC COLONIES WILL NO LONGER SHIPPED BY USPS MAIL FOR 2019 ORDERS! PICK UP ONLY! NO UPS OR POSTAL AIR SERVICE FOR NUCS IS AVAILABLE DUE TO RESTRICTIONS ON LIVE BEES/NUCLEUS COLONIES