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Pre-Sales Advice for Bees

Can I put a standard nuc in a jumbo hive?

Yes, you could get a standard nuc and put it into your jumbo hive. The frames are the same except for the depth so the bees will build wild comb underneath so you are best to get a jumbo nuc of bees if thats the size frame you are using.    However,


Our hatch is open every Wednesday from 11am until 7pm at the address below:

Paynes Bee Farm Ltd

Bentley Cottage

Wickham Hill


West Sussex


You can purchase our full range of products via this service but please note that there is no shop to browse, and as our stocks are kept off site you will need to order online in advance as a click-and-collect service by selecting 'Local Pickup' during the checkout process.