(Italian) 3 lb. Package Bees With Queen - Pickup Riverside, CA
PICK - UP ONLY - We do NOT ship bees.
Quantities are limited! - Order Spring 2022 Today!
Don't miss out on your chance to get started in beekeeping! This is the one time a year you can purchase bees from Pierco.
1-2 Packages: $189.99
3+ Packages: $182.99
- Pick-Up Only - Pierco Inc. Riverside, CA. 92501
TARGET PICK UP DATE: pick-up date at Pierco: Sat. 4/2/2022 (subject to change).
- 3 lbs. of Italian Bees
- 1 Mated & Marked Queen
- 1 Can of feed
OHB Italian Queens
Italian queens form the backbone of OHB. We choose our breeder queens based on the hive's performance in honey production, gentleness, brood-rearing viability, and overall ability to overwinter healthy and heavy. In addition, OHB has worked with the "Tech Transfer Team," developed by world-renowned entomologist Marla Spivak, since before its official launch in an effort to identify and maintain desirable traits in our current stock. We've infused the "Minnesota Hygienic" and the "VSH" traits into our Italian stock, in an effort to enhance disease and mite resistance or tolerance.
- Gentle and easy to manage (a good "beginner bee")
- Prolific brood producers
- Highly hygienic
- Good comb builders
- Excellent foragers
- Excellent honey producers
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Question: When will my bees be ready?
Answer: Saturday, April, 2nd, 2022 (subject to change)
Question: How will you contact me?
Answer: We will reach out by phone/email to schedule your pickup appointment for BEE PICKUP DAY!
Question: Will the pickup date change?
Answer: The pickup date is subject to change. We will give as much notice as possible in the event of a change.
CANCELLATION/RESTOCKING CHARGE: There is a $50 non-refundable cancellation/restocking fee for canceled bee package orders.
NO SHOW: In the event you do not arrive on package pickup day, your funds will be forfeited.
Note: Package Bees do not qualify orders for Free Shipping.