Package of Italian Buckfast Bees with mated Queen for Collection ONLY on April 18th* [DEPOSIT ONLY]
- All coming to us from the same breeder in the Puglia region of Italy.
- Following inspections we are delighted with the results.
- No small hive beetle reported in the region.
There are many benefits to producing and supplying bees from this more temperate area: you will have bees in the UK in time for the early fruiting crops as well as tree pollen, that could help achieve a good start to the season, our first two batches will be in the UK during April.
These bees are characterised by all the normal Buckfast traits, easy to work with, good honey producers with low swarming instincts.
We request a £60.00 non refundable deposit per unit, deposits are paid into our customer account and kept separate from our normal trading account. Payments will be transferred to our main account after the sale has completed.
Balance to be paid 4 weeks prior to delivery. We will contact you with regard to this payment.
Total cost of a collected package is £140.00
20 packages will cost £130.00 each
50 packages will cost £120.00 each
100 packages will cost £110.00 each
*This is a weather dependant sale.
When will packages be available?
We are collecting packages each Saturday from April 17th¹. We will make them available to customers for collection the next day (Sunday¹) ONLY
- Week 1 - April 18th
- Week 2 - April 25th
- Week 3 - May 2nd
¹Collection date subject to change
Please note - we cannot send packages by either our DPD courier or Royal Mail. If you would like to arrange your own courier collection, we cannot accept responsibility for packages once they are given to your courier. We are also unable to refund any courier costs due to collection date changes.
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