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2023 TX5000 Nuc - Marked Queen


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Texas 5000™ Premium Nuc for 2023! Choose your pick-up location and date of pick-up when ordering.

You will receive pick-up instruction emails the week prior to your pick up date. You can also read about transporting bees here

You can pick-up your bees on your date anytime between 11:00AM and 6:00PM

The Texas 5000™ is primarily a hybrid of Carniolan and Italians. Queens are raised from the absolute best genetics out of about 5,000 Texas hives, thus the name, Texas 5000™ Bred for VSH/Mite resistance. We build our nucs from our own apiary, approved by the Texas Apiary Inspection Service. 

Not sure which breed is right for you? Check out this comparison chart of the breeds we offer.

- Comparison Chart for bee breeds or Decision chart

- 5 Frame Nuc

- Marked 2023 laying TX5000 queen

- Nucs made from our own local, Texas bees 

- Pro Nuc Box for easy transporting is yours to keep

- 2-3 frames of brood

- Healthy Nuc Guarantee!

- 5th frame may or may not have drawn comb

- Texas Bees

- 14 day money back promise

If your selection says "out of stock" try another Location/Date combination for your order. 

Take our quiz to see what woodenware you need for your nuc! 

Check out how to take care of your new nuc here

$25 Order Change/Restocking Fee – Please Read

Texas Bee Supply wants you to be able to purchase the highest quality bees possible.  To do this we build your hives, nucs and packages to order.  This makes pickup scheduling very important. 

Timing is critical to the quality of your bees.  Because of this, we are now charging a $25 change order/restocking fee whenever a pickup date is changed.  When you select your bees for purchase you are choosing pickup locations and pickup dates.  Please make sure that your location and dates will work for you before you place your order.  It is our desire to make the order and pickup process as easy as possible for our customers.  At the same time, it is our desire that we deliver the very best quality bees possible.  Thank you for your help!


How to keep yourself protected from your bees

You will need to protect yourself! Our full Super Suit is going to protect you from almost 100% of bee stings, and last for years. However, if you are on a budget, or don’t mind the occasional sting, you can purchase any other options!
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