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Jenter Queen Rearing Kit Instructions

(The instructions below are those you receive with the kit)

Before describing the details of this method, let us first understand the terms used to describe the various parts that make up the kit:

  • Plastic comb box.  This is a plastsic box containing a sheet of plastic foundation, which is coated, with a thin layer …

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    Queen Rearing and Breeding

    This page will soon contain information on how to raise your own queens and information on queen breeding.

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    The Jenter Queen Rearing Kit Instructions – As included with the kit.  Note: we do not sell the Jenter Queen Rearing Kit but it can be purchased though suppliers listed …

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    Instrumental Insemination Services

    Currently I’m aware of a couple people/companies that offer instrumental insemination services such as custom insemination and consulting.  If you know of any others let me know at tarheit@honeyrunapiaries.com.

    Honey Bee Insemination Service

    The Leader in Providing Instrumental Insemination Training, Consulting, Equipment and Service to the Industry and Research Community, Worldwide!

    Latshaw …

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    Instrumental Insemination Training, Classes, Books and Videos

    This page is under construction, check back soon.

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    Instrumental Insemination Websites

    Honey Bee Breeding Program

    Rothenbuhler Honey Bee Laboratory – Ohio State University Susan Cobey, Staff Apiarist at Ohio State Universtiy since 1990, maintains the New World Carniolan breeding program, which she originated in 1981 at Vaca Valley Apiaries in California. The program also serves as a training model for the specialized beekeeping short courses …

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    Instrumental Insemination Articles

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    The Effect of Different Diluents on Insemination Success in the Honeybee Using Mixed Semen

    by Robin F. A. Mortz, 1983

    Simplified apparatus for instrumental insemination of queen bees with the “flexible insemination technique’

    by Kuhnert and Laidlaw

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    Instrumental Insemination

    Instrumental Insemination is an invaluable tool when breeding queens. It is the only method by which controlled mating can be guaranteed and selection for desirable traits is possible.

    Instrumental Insemination Resources Note: This page is under construction and is far from complete. Check back soon for updates.

    Articles on Instrumental Insemination and Bee Breeding

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    Beekeeping Plans

    Plans available here are free for personal or non-profit use. There are more plans available on beesource.com You do need to have Adobe Acrobat. It can be downloaded for free at www.adobe.com

    Screened bottom board View Plans Screened bottom board Alternate Style with corrugated plastic …

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    Queen FAQ

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    Are these queens Laying? Our open mated queens are mated and have begun laying before they are shipped.  Virgin queens however have not been mated and will make mating flights from your hives after introduction and will mate with drones in your area.

     

     

    How are queens shipped? Queens may be shipped via Priority …

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    2014 NWC Queen Price List

    Queens will be available April 28th though September 1st

    We are currently booked until July 7th

    Open Mated New World Carniolan Queens

     

     1-5 6-10 11-19 20+  $25.00 $23.00 $21.00 $21.00

     

     

    All queens are marked. The color for 2014 is green. Shipping is not …

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