The Posca queen marking pen is:
- non-toxic and water based especially suited to marking your queen to enable you to always find her easily.
- quick drying and low odour to cause the minimal disturbance to your precious princess!
- This is the easiest way to mark your queen – just a small spot on her thorax and you’re done.
- You can easily store your queen marking pen in your Hive World tool belt.
- Due to the International Colour Code you will always know what age your queen is:
- Years ending in 0 or 5 – Blue/ 1 or 6 – White/ 2 or 7 – Yellow/ 3 or 8 – Red / 4 or 9 – Green.
- We have all colours in stock at present. Simply specify your colour choice in the note box at checkout.
- Use with our one-handed queen catcher for ease of application: https://www.hiveworld.co.nz/product/one-handed-queen-catcher/
- Check out the following website for information on marking queens: https://beehour.com/why-and-how-to-mark-queen-bees/
Note: Red is the colour for 2023, Green will be 2024