We sell and distribute regularly in Italy and throughout Europe our products. Why to buy package bees? It's simple: package bees are used to form a new colony especially since the absence of combs and brood is a guarantee of good health for the bees with a low varroa load. The inclusion of worker bees inside beehives with only beeswax sheets on frames reduces considerably the risk of “buying” bees with potential diseases or bacterial load. Simple bees can be used to populate colonies in any type of hive: Dadant, Langstroth, Miniplus or Apidea. You only need to calibrate the right quantity of bees to add.
Another use increasingly practised is to buy packages without the queen, orphanized, to enhance any weak colony just in time for an impending and abundant nectar flow. Being young bees, If you introduce them with the right advance they can guarantee a turbo effect to the colony that will be able to have a decisive push for a good harvest.