Reared in Scotland UK from the highest quality breeder queens. That have overwintered well and show good VSH traits. Some of our Buckfast Queens may have been reared by other well trusted EU breeders. To the same standards as our own queens. Our British Mix Mated Queen is reared and mated in the hills of Dumfries & Galloway and Is well suited to all areas of the UK. Including those beekeepers who keep bees at the higher altitudes.