Nucleus hive

Our Nucleus hives or "Nuc hives" as they are more commonly know to are a great addition to our range. Made from top grade marine ply these nuc's are built to last. Available in either a build it yourself flat pack option or a ready built complete version the choice is yours.

Our nuc boxes consist of Varroa floor, double entrance (one can be blocked off) crown board and galvanised watertight roof.


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Nuc boxes or nucleus hives are essentially a beehive in miniature. They are used for various reasons, but mainly to create new colonies and queen rearing.

The dimensions of the nuc hive being physically smaller than a normal beehive, allow the bees to control the humidity and temperature. Because there are less bees in a nucleus hive than a normal full sized beehive the reduced size of the nuc is beneficial to the bees.

Beechwood Bees nuc hives, as with all our products are covered by our 100% money back guarantee.