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Warnholz Mating Hive

Warnholz Mating Hive
Price: £20.00
Ex VAT: £16.67
Product Code: Q0012
Size (L x W x H): 274.00mm x 218.00mm x 168.00mm
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Complete with top bars

Assemble the mini-nuc with a strip of foundation only, no comb, in each frame. Fill the feeder compartment with candy.
Shake young bees into a box and spray them with sugar syrup.
Drop one large cupful of sticky, wet bees into the mini-nuc, and close-up, making sure that ventilation is clear.
Leave for about an hour, until the bees roar in panic, then run a virgin queen in.
Leave in a cool dark place for two or three days.
Release the bees at the chosen site.
Check in two weeks for signs of laying.
 

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