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Queen Cell and Emergency Queen

Last weekend we did the cutout for a colony living inside a birdhouse. The birdhouse bees swarmed before we brought it home. Inside we found a dud capped queen cell, a good full sized queen cell, and an emergency queen … Continue reading

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Emergency Queen Emerges – Cowper Hive 9/11/2010

Last week we found an emergency queen cell that’s capped and we knew by this weekend the queen would have emerged. So it was time to inspect and find our new virgin queen. Here’s a picture of the uncapped queen … Continue reading

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