Nucleus boxes are versatile pieces of equipment to have in the apiary. They are essential during the active season with a long list of uses for them as travel boxes for colonies and swarm collection as well as for queen rearing, mating and introduction. Our Nucleus Boxes are made to be lightweight and easily transportable for use throughout the summer.
Bee Hive Entrance Block

Rotating Entrance Block and Mouse Guard
Rotate to adjust entrance. The block is 2 3/4 inches across. The entrance hole…

Bee Hive Entrance Blocks, x5 Colours

Rotating Entrance Blocks, Mouse Guards, x 5, one of each colour
Rotate to adjust entrance. The block is 2 ¾ inches…

Bee Hive Wood Stain & Protector, Primrose, 1lt

The exterior of all wooden bee hives must be protected from the wet otherwise the bees must use their energy…

Book, New: Introduction of Queen Bees

The Introduction of Queen Bees by L E Snelgrove, New Paperback, 206 pages, published 1946, 2008 reprint
It reviews all the…

Book, New: Queen Rearing

Queen Rearing by L E Snelgrove, New Paperback, 344 pages, published 1966, 2008 reprint
Another classic title for every beekeeper…

National Assembled, 2 in 1 Nucleus Box, Standard Deep

National 2 in 1 Nucleus Box ® , Standard Deep with Divider and Entrance holes at both ends. Use them without…

National Assembled, Nucleus Box, Extra Deep, Jumbo 14x12

Nucleus boxes are invaluable and versatile pieces of equipment to have in the apiary. We have designed these to be simple…

National Assembled, Nucleus Box, Feeder Eke

Simple Feeder Eke to fit our Nucleus Boxes, 90mm deep to fit our 4 Pint Feeder.
All woodwork is knot…

National Assembled, Nucleus Box, Roof

Roof to fit our Nucleus Boxes, metal clad, 75mm deep.
All woodwork is knot free untreated solid 16mm timber.
Internal…

National Assembled, Nucleus Box, Standard Deep

Nucleus boxes are invaluable and versatile pieces of equipment to have in the apiary. We have designed these to be simple…

National Assembled, Triplet Nucleus Bee Hive, Standard Deep

National Standard Deep Triplet nucleus bee hive. Use with the division boards in place for three 3 frame nucleus colonies or move the…

National Assembled, Twin Nucleus Bee Hive, Standard Deep

National Standard Deep Twin nucleus bee hive. Fully assembled - This can be supplied with or without a roof. Use with the central…

National Assembled, Waxed Triplefold Frame, Standard Deep

National Bee Hive Triplefold frame for Standard Deep Brood size, fitted with wired Premier beeswax Foundation.
Fully assembled and ready…

National Dummy Board, Extra Deep 14x12

National Bee Hive Dummy Board for Jumbo 14x12 Extra Deep Box Framed 10mm external plywood, fully assembled. This is used to replace…

National Dummy Board, Standard Deep

National Bee Hive Dummy Board for Standard Deep Box. Framed 10mm external plywood, fully assembled. This can be used to replace one…

National Frame Feeder, Extra Deep, Jumbo 14x12

National Frame Feeder for an Extra Deep box, Jumbo 14x12
Not just for feeding - these provide excellent insulation especially…

National Frame Feeder, Standard Deep

National Frame Feeder for a standard deep box This fits in the hive in place of a frame with a capacity…