Saskatraz breeder queens are selected for honey production, wintering ability, temperament, tracheal mite resistance, varroa tolerance, and resistance to brood diseases. The Saskatraz bees breeding program uses recurrent natural selection to select varroa tolerance in productive colonies with good economic traits.
Saskatraz Breeder Queen Traits
The Saskatraz breeder queen is an outstanding breeder bee. Here are some of its traits:
- Excellent honey production
- Gentle temperament
- Good wintering ability
- Show increased hygienic behavior
- Selected for increased varroa tolerance and resistance to brood diseases
- Saskatraz queens come exclusively from our breeder, Olivarez Honey Bees.
- No cage exchange is necessary
You must learn how to install your Saskatraz queen to fully benefit from the breed. For more information, you can check out our YouTube Channel
Buying Saskatraz Queens From Mann Lake
Saskatraz bees are available for Pickup from our Clarkson, KY, store or for shipment with UPS Next Day Air or USPS Priority Mail. Shipping dates are subject to weather conditions. We will contact you if a date change is required.
Queen orders are prepaid. Orders are subject to a $5 change or cancellation fee after processing the prepayment.
Queen Orders for pickup in Clarkson, KY, will be available after 1 PM (CST).
Planning to purchase multiple breeds? Please call 1 (800) 880-7694 to place your order and receive quantity break pricing.
- 0.25 LBS
- If ordering multiple breeds, please call (800) 880-7694 to place your order and receive quantity break pricing.
- QUEEN ORDERS FOR PICK UP IN CLARKSON, KY LOCATION WILL BE AVAILABLE AFTER 1 PM CST