Strachan Apiaries, Inc.

2522 Tierra Buena Road
Yuba City, California 95993-9654
Phone: (530) 674-3881
Fax: (530) 674-5802
Email: [email protected]

New World Carniolan Queens & Italian Queens





(Prices subject to change without notice)

We start accepting orders for 2024 on

September 5th, 2023 AT 8:00 am pst. 

The calendar fills up fast.

Please call (530) 674-3881 to order.

Please keep trying if the lines are busy.




New World Carniolan Breeder Queens Available

In cooperation with Sue Cobey and licensed by Washington State University, we are a Certified NWC Producer.


Orders of less than 50 queens must be paid in full at the time of ordering. All other orders require a 25% deposit at time of ordering and the balance is due two weeks prior to shipping. Queen prices do not include shipping. Queens are not clipped. Add $3.00 per queen for marking.

Queen orders of 12 or less are shipped in 3-hole cages. Orders over 12 will be shipped in California mini cages.

Shipping is via UPS (for orders of 1-150). Shipping cost will be determined at the time of order.

UPS shipment of lives are not insurable and queens shipped via UPS are the sole responsibility of the purchaser. Replacement of queens is solely at the discretion of Strachan Apiaries, Inc.

When your shipment of queens arrives open immediately and attend to them. DO NOT bank queens in the shipping box.

Payments must be by Check, Money Order, Cashiers Check, or Credit Card.

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