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Russian Queens

Model #: 502-QA, 502-QMA

Russian Hybrid Queens available for shipment or pick up beginning May 1, 2014. Queens may only ship by the United States Postal Service and are insured. Queens are shipped Monday through Thursday. **Please specify the date you wish your queens to be shipped in the comments box.**

Pros Cons
*More disease & mite resistant *Brood rearing is highly dependent on forage availability
*Over winters well *Increased tendency to swarm
*High honey yield *Tend to propolize

*Slow build-up in the spring. They wait and wait until spring is here and then absolutely explode

*Somewhat aggressive




  • Shipping Weight: 1lbs
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