Queen Marking Pens
This is the quickest and easiest way to mark your queen! Just mark a small spot on her thorax and when you are finished, the marker conveniently fits into your pocket. Keep track of your queen by using the international color code, this allows you to quickly identify the age of your queen. International Color Chart: Years ending in 0 or 5: Blue, 1 or 6: White, 2 or 7: Yellow, 3 or 8: Red, 4 or 9: Green.
One Handed Queen Catcher
Catch the queen with just one hand and know you will mark her easily and safely! Our new Queen Catcher has a safety stop built in to keep from applying too much pressure and killing the queen and it's one handed design makes it quick and easy. Tip: While your first queen's paint is drying set her on the cover of her hive and used a second One Handed Queen Catcher to do the next colony.
Queen Marking Tube
Made of clear plastic so you can see your queen. The bottom is screened so you can easily mark her. Simply scoop up your queen and gently nudge her down with the soft foam plunger until her back meets the screen. Now you can safely mark her with a Queen Marking Pen.
Plastic Queen Catcher
Safely catch your queens with our spring loaded catcher. Allows workers access to the queen inside.
Stainless Steel Queen Catcher
For those who prefer metal, our Stainless Steel Queen Catcher is for you! Safely hold your queen while you work while giving the workers full access.
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