Advanced selection program for Authentic Apis mellifera carnica Big, strong and well-nourished queens have superior immune system and natural resistance to chalk brood disease and nosema, they live longer and they lay bees that live longer... that’s the guarantee of future success of a beekeeper’s colonies. [...]
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Basic selection program for Authentic Apis mellifera carnica Nation wide beekeepers perform “basic selection program” on their colonies. Because of intensive build up swarming is a hive management issue and not a genetic issue. Low swarming tendency: some queen cells with brood [...]
Basic selection program for Authentic Apis mellifera carnica Nation wide beekeepers perform “basic selection program” on their colonies. Colonies are selected on color index, gentleness, calmness, swarming behavior, brood solidness. In all colonies that don’t meet agreed standards Queen bees are eliminated and replaced with Queens from best colonies within apiary or from [...]
Open type mating yard - graphical representation of bee colony distribution More than 450 production colonies distributed on 20 locations within mating radius. 150 - 250 colonies in performance test. 95 % of all colonies are registered, controlled, of known origin in radius of 3 km. 98 % [...]
TYPE 04 Controlled mating, mated Apis m. carnica Queen bee project: "the Guardians" Prior agreement is required for supply of the queens. Our virgin Queen bees are open mated at controlled mating location. Mating location is situated in subalpine valley in drone controlled environment. Mating location data: Plemenilno [...]
TYPE 03 Breeder, hygienic, selected Queen Bee Apis m. carnica Each year we have a limited number of breeder queen bees for sale. Due to high demand, prior agreement is required for the supply of suitable breeder queen bees. Queen bees 2 years old queen bees, tested in [...]
TYPE 02 Overwintered, hygienic Apis m. carnica Queen Bee Overwintered hygienic Queen Bees are the last years’ Random mated queen bees produced from first class, tested and hygienic breeder queen bees which also shows VSH qualities. Overwintered hygienic Queen Bees • ensure good start of the breeding [...]