Buckfast Queens


We breed our own Queens and will have Buckfast mated Laying Queens available for 2018. The breeder queens we use are Island mated Buckfast Queens. We have a selected mating site where our drone rearing colonies are kept. The Queens are open mated producing Buckfast F1 Queens. The Queens will be marked with this year’s colour and tested before sale.

Our Buckfast Queens will be available from 2nd Week of  May

Reservations are now being taken for our 2018 Buckfast Queens

To reserve our Buckfast Queens simply use the contact page with your requirements

We will email you with an invoice when your order is ready

Orders will be despatched when full payment has been received

Payment can be made via PayPal ,bank transfer or cash on collection

These are priced at £34.00 each UK mainland only

Qualities of our Queens

  • Calm on the comb
  • Shows good disease resistance
  • Hygienic Behaviour
  • Low tendency to swarm
  • Frugal with winter stores
  • Able to overwinter successfully
  • Good spring build up
  • Excellent foragers
  • And a pleasure to work with