This is a small ,fully developed honey bee hive. Our NUCs contain 5 frames of bees with a mated, marked queen. The queen is laying. The NUC includes eggs, larvae, brood and bees in all stages of development. All of our NUCs are inspected by the State of Tennessee. The NUC comes in a transport box that can be used later for splits or swarms. Available in Deep or Medium. Pick Up Only.