Free Tools & Resources for Beekeepers
If you are planning to make a walk away split, this calculator can help you figure out when your new queen should emerge, go on mating flights, and when you can look for new eggs.
Interested in grafting your own queens? This calculator can help you pin down all the important dates, from the time when you set up your cell builder, all the way through queen mating flights.
If you know the date your colony swarmed, this calculator can help you determine when your new queen should get mated and when you can start looking for eggs again.
Are you making splits using queen cells? Input the date your cells are due to emerge, and we will calculate the rest: when the queen goes on orientation flights, mating flight, and when she should begin laying eggs.
Need to mix sugar syrup for feeding your bees? Our calculator can help you determine the correct amount of sugar and water to combine.