Do you also sell small colonies? She’s laying well and the bees are really quiet on the comb. Are your bees disease free and varroa treated? Payed buy PayPal on the 15th Aug just making sure everything is on track? I live in Northeast Missouri in the U.S. and from my reading it appears that amm. Indeed, Ireland may well be the last place in Europe where a sustainable population of Apis mellifera mellifera is possible. I’ve just paid for two I am interested in buying some black queens and some mixed ones. Hi James. I will go on now and purchase. Can you let me have your BACS please as I do not use PP nor have a cheque book. I start grafting in May weather permitting. The key variable is the weather. I hope this will be o.k. Thanks, Hi, ordered a queen at the beginning of June, just wondering when she might be ready I know it will not be soon, but any idea would be awesome We are proud to offer quality packaged bees for sale and beekeeping supplies to beekeepers in Missouri and throughout the 50 states. do you still have queens? Requeening should sort out the aggression. Kind regards I also assume that you have a level of culling to start with. I would like to order a mated queen from you. I have a hive not doing so well and requeening seems to be my only option. You ordered on the 17th of July and there was a 2-3 week waiting time flagged up at that point but I have refunded your purchase. Hate to feel the need to raise this but will you still be able to post to UK if no deal is the result of Brexit” negotiations? Hi Jonathon Would you be prepared to post two or three of your native queens to me in The Netherlands. Hello Jon sold out at the moment but I’ll get in touch if anything becomes available. The availability depends upon weather in May and June. Thank you. My queen arrived safe and sound today Jonathan, in the hive now, hopefully everything will go well, when do you usually have queens available in the new year, weather depending of cause. Dear Jonathan – I’ve just placed an order for two of your Queens for when you are able : My postal address is I can give you via email – but you should have me on your records. I can’t ship queens to the US. Required fields are marked *. Hi Jonathan, just ordered, i will let you know when to post it, probably begining of next week, how Many days does it take to be delivered once you post it? Looking for a Native Bee Hive, Native Stingless Bee Hive, Solitary Bee Hotel? Cheque made payable to Jonathan Getty. Absolutely brilliant service provided. There is a new genetic survey just underway associated with L.I.T. She has been great. Beautiful, gentle bees. After 2 years of badgering them to do something I took matters into my own hands. Do you have any mated queens available please?? I see you sell Queens, but do you also sell NUC’s if so how much & me being a newbie could you please tell me how we go about this. strain.My first bee books to read were by Phil Chandler.I built a top bar hive so nice that it was stolen.I live right by Dadants in Hamilton,Illinois which claims to be the largest and oldest beekeeping place in North America so I just bought some hives from them for now. Both released and accepted in less than 48 hours Really happy with the queen you supplied earlier this year. I’m a UK resident. If you have answered this query on this forum l’ll find it thanks, http://www.native-queen-bees.com/queen-introduction/, hi Thanks Gareth, I have quite a few orders in already but should be able to post before the end of June 2021 if you order now Hi Johnathan, is it worth ordering 2 queens now for this year? Nick. Our queen bees are available for sale from mid-June through August. Do I just order and pay on-line? That is very kind of you and would be much appreciated. Do you have any idea of how they do in SE England?? To widen their gene pool I would like a couple of your mated queens. about a 3 week wait time if you order now. I was chatting to Micheal winds gorey Wexford .do u not post to co Sligo .Michael recommended u .. Hello, have you any available mated queens at the minute? So pleased to have found your website. Our breeding stocks have been selected based upon observations favouring traits shown for docility, over wintering ability, disease resistance, and productivity. Hi Ali. I have a queenless hive and would like to introduce. Hi Jonathan, Can you tell me what size box these bees do best in. Can you help? Having said that, it is so easy to catch and separate a wayward swarm into two sections. Greeting Mathijs, Pingback: Native queens available for June | Native Queen Bees, Pingback: booking queens | Native Queen Bees. Can you please avoid sending me a Queen between those dates. Any ideas of a delivery date! I have also found a way to breed the new queen without allowing bastadised drones from interfering . I have queens at the moment. The Paypal button is on this page if you scroll down. Hello Jonathan, I ordered a replacement for a failed nuc introduction last month but I guess I was too late for this year. Of course the old swarm queen and the drones must be killed, but they are a much weaker, non indigenous form of bee anyway. I had a lot of orders in before 5th April. Fortunately there is an awareness among local beekeepers that Apis mellifera mellifera is part of our cultural heritage and there is growing demand for Amm queens. In addition to the honey crop around 100 free mated queens and 20 nucs are produced annually. I usually have back orders to clear so there is a couple of weeks delay between ordering and posting. Hi Rebecca. Thanks. Can I cancel my order please or transfer the order for payment for a queen in 2019? Michael. I always have that info at the top of the order page if you check. Arrived in excellent condition, and is now in her second Sorry, just saw recent comment after posting. native black queen bee Amm once had a range that stretched from Ireland in the west to the Urals in the east but it is now mainly found in isolated pockets, with Ireland having some of â¦ All seemed to be going well but then masses of Drones, very few workers in all of them ….. and no sight of a queen. Are the mated with NSB drones so all off spring will be NSB? I am looking forward to seeing if a near amm queen is better suited to a scottish island climate than a Buckfast or Italian. Tom. Hi , just checking on deliveries of queens as placed an order and , you said would be ready about mid June , so just touching base …. This year’s queens are doing really well and are in three tier poly nucs, I plan to leave them like this for Winter. Thankyou Jonathan ( sorry I put Jon…..that’s what folk call you on BKF), I shall Pay via Paypal just now and get in touch next year. Can I cancel one. If that was the order in the name of Hazel Miller I posted them this morning so they should be with you tomorrow. I’m taking them abroad so I was wondering if you supply a health certificate. I have placed an order for a queen for delivery in 2020. Intact but dead after 7 days! And the Bees Well as our name suggests we tend to travel with our bees quite a lot, pollinating crops and giving the girls access to the most fantastic flowers to make the nicest honeys. I live in Ireland. Thank you for an great talk today in Kinross, I will be ordering some of your Queens ASAP. Hope the queen does well for you. Great to hear they have been introduced successfully. Bank of Ireland Estimated delivery time is always at the top of the order page when you order, currently about 4 weeks. Only two & half hives were present during last winter, the half died. Native Queen Bees For Sale comes with multiple choices or options to save a lot of money just because of 11 active results. And if so, would it be possible to buy a package or nuc of bees too? That queen was superseded last year but I have a few of her daughters which I am assessing in terms of grafting this year. One section holds the drones and the queen, and the other section holds the workers. PayPal put it through as two transactions. Hello Jonathan I have a few orders in which I have to post out first. I have queens at the moment. Many thanks Andy, No problem. Do you have a queen available? I am hoping to prove to people that bee’s need to evolve naturally and that sometimes nature knows best and people need to butt out! Kind regards Steph. Irish Native Dark honey bees for sale 5 frame nuc (Click for larger photo) I sometimes have a limited amount of bees for sale each year. P.S sorry about the daft newbie question earlier – I would have removed it too Brilliant…I put an order in yesterday (telephone number in note section) Always depends upon weather but late June early July would be my estimate. We can provide you with top of the line Italian bees, hive ware, starter â¦ I have refunded the payment. Although she begins her life as any other larva, she is nurtured to queen status by being fed a special diet. Hi yes they are mated queens and I have some available at the moment. Poor mating weather earlier in August. Hi Johnathan, This week I posted out orders made by the end of May and yours was June 8th so not long to wait. If you check the top of the order page it gives the estimated delivery date if you order now, Hi I have been following the success of the breeding process of them for sometime. Hello Hi, have you by any chance any mated amm queens available for postage within UK. Have lost a queen from one of my three colonies. Queen arrived safely this morning, much appreciated. How much notice do you normally manage to give before sending out? I’m based locally so I could transport if so! That’s no problem. A higher price is not a problem. http://www.native-queen-bees.com/timetable-for-posting-out-queens-2020/, No worries! Hi we are after 2 queens for a project we are working on. Package bees (3lb) with queen £195 Package Bees UK Package Bees UK We supply bees in the form of nucleus colonies and packages as well as good value beekeeping equipment for collection only (cash on collection). Thanks for the compliment! There are a lot of folk working with varroa tolerant stock in the US. Carniolan & Italian Bees from this season. I want to replace a few more queens with your AMM’s next year but want to do it one at a time so would it be best to order a couple and say ask you to stagger delivery? Ideally, we can then breed future generations ourselves and help to preserve the species. I don’t start grafting queens until May and I am booked up until July. Wolf Creek Bees LLC. Dani. Could you give any indication of when you may be able to send a queen? Will be July until I have posted out existing orders, sorry. Hello Jonathan if I order a queen now will you have one ready to post next week? Hi Jonathan, I have ordered 2 queens from yourself can you please email me around a week before delivery as I can ensure that I am at home kind regards keith stratton, Hi Keith. I sell queens all over GB and NI and get good feedback from customers so they seem to do ok wherever they are. It is important to protect our native honey bees at as a genetic resource. Wishing you good luck for better weather this year, during the queen-raising period! I will wait to hear from you, when you have 10 mated queens ready to post and send payment immediately, kind regards Stephan, Hi Jonathan. I will do if I have queens available but it is too early to say at this point. I can send you a queen this week or next. Steve. I was just wondering if the bees come with health certificates? I am worried that I will lose the colony if I don’t introduce a new queen soon. For various reasons I have given up queen rearing -as an urban beekeeper I have founding results of mating disappointing. I will have Amm queen bees for sale from June onwards. The advice that went along with the purchase was second to none. Cosima – It sounds to me like your colonies have laying workers in which case there is no point in trying to requeen them as laying worker colonies usually kill any queen you try and introduce. Superb to have a Queen from purer Irish stock, she’s definitely more undiluted than my other two dark Welsh bred AMMs. Brucemartin@doctors.org.uk, Hi Bruce. In my opinion, anybody that continues to keep breeding the non indigenous species of black bee should be ostracised, blacklisted and sent into Coventry. Hello Jonathan, I have purchased two queens from you last year and I have been very happy with how they performed. Is it possible to have the Queens posted guaranteed next day delivery and how much extra would this cost ? Hi Jonathan. Hi looking a queen have you any available at minute. I saw the header about orders for 2019 so I’m about to order two more queens for next June. I should be able to post before the end of July. yep they are great bees and the only honeybee native to the British Isles. I split a hive of bees a month ago leaving a good queen cell in the new hive. I have done so in the past but it is far too much hassle with all the paperwork involved with the health certs. Get to the head of the queue! probably late June but all depends upon the weather in May and June. I would Still plenty of time and I still have queens available. Can you confirm when you will be able to post them to me? James, I put one or two drone combs in all my hives. Our package bees include: a screen box, sugar water container or fondant blocks, approx. I graft for two or three queens at any given time so it’s not usually a problem to provide two unrelated queens. can you refund me please. The same can be done with a hive colony but it is a bit trickier. 4 frames (full depth frames) of European honey bees for sale with an October 2020 Queen (Queen is Marked and laying well). http://www.native-queen-bees.com/queen-order-page/. Regards,John Cruickshank. Hi Hello Jonathan, I start grafting early May and usually have the first queens available in June. Thankyou. John Cruickshank, Do you have a mated queen available? Best option for beginner bee keepers. Temper is good. I requeened 3 colonies last week. Honey Bees for Sale in Middle Tennessee. I only have 10 hives currently but I started with 2 hives several years ago. I have two queens ordered from you. 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