Controlled mating, mated
Apis m. carnica Queen bee
“project: The guardians”
Prior agreement is required for the supply of the queens.
Our virgin Queen bees are open mated at controlled mating station.
Mating station is situated in subalpine valley in drone controlled environment.
Mating station data:
Plemenilna postaja Podskalica, Kozjansko / Ivana Kovačević
Subalpine valley alt. 580 a.s.l.
Controlled mating radius 4 km.
Multiple Apis m. carnica drone colonies
selected and controlled local population.
Virgin queen bees produced at first class, tested and hygienic breeder queens
raised and selected by Ivana Kovačević.
Slovenian progeny test 2017 ranked 1st.; selection index 17,259