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Guaranteed Italian Breeder Stock from southern USA Apiaries!
There are no finer bees than those empowered by the salt breezes of the ocean!

Earl's Honey Bees chooses premium-bred Italian honey bees for their history of excellent pollination and honey production. Here are some facts we found at Wikipedia on the Italian Honey Bee:

  • Color: Abdomen has brown and yellow bands. Among different strains of Italian bees there are three different colors: Leather; bright yellow (golden); and very pale yellow (Cordovan).
  • Size: The bodies are LARGER and their overhairs shorter than those of the darker honeybee races
  • Tongue length: 6.3 to 6.6 mm

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Italian honey bee