Russian Queens

I will have Russian Queens available starting in April  2016 for $25.00 each plus express shipping.

Strengths

  • Significant winter hardiness
  • Low tendency to swarm
  • Defensive against invaders such as wasps
  • Careful, measured "maritime" brood cycle
  • Strong drive to collect pollen
  • High longevity of the worker bees and queen
  • Excellent flight strength even in cold weather
  • Possibly hardiness against varroa

Weaknesses

  •  Very defensive/aggressive