Queen Trap, National Metal, helps with Varroa control and Queen rearing
A non-chemical, biological approach to Varroa control, our Queen Trap allows you to and subsequently destroy brood at 9 day intervals over the course of 36 days to disrupt the life cycle of the Varroa mite.
This robust metal frame will last for years and can be easily cleaned in between uses.
This trap can also be used in queen rearing by trapping the queen on drone foundation UF-641 you will know the age of your drones.
By trapping a queen worker foundation UF-601 in your hive that is going to supply the queen grafting material , this will give you an accurate age of your eggs then larvae perfect for grafting.
Complete instructions included.
About this item
It turned up well packaged it's solid in construction and fits a frame nice
I haven't used it yet to early
the metal queen frame cage had been badly assembled so the queen could have escaped. Replacement supplied quickly and was perfect
Great price .. will bee putting this to work next spring