For beekeepers interested in rearing queens, Betterbee carries an array of supplies that get the job done. You'll find grafting and marking tools, queen cages, nuc boxes for mating, and more. Raise productive, disease-resistant, and winter-hearty queen bees for your local climate, with our superior-quality products.
Queen rearing is not difficult, but requires following a number of steps on a specific schedule, and paying attention to details. Betterbee typically offers a queen rearing class in June for beekeepers. We describe and demonstrate several methods of rearing queen bees, and show participants how to use queen rearing supplies.