Some believe that the 4.9 mm cell impedes the Varroa Mite's ability to reproduce and that it helps to breed a more mite resistant bee. Scientifically, these claims have yet to be confirmed. Let us know how it works for you! Most bees will need to be introduced to this foundation gradually. For the best results use a wedged top bar and split bottom bar.
Beeswax is fragile in hot and cold temperatures. All beeswax foundation ships at the customers own risk for damage. Special shipping restrictions may apply to wax foundation during cold weather months. Please call 800-880-7694 for details.