Queens are funny that way.
Clinton Bemrose<br />just South of Lansing Michigan<br />Beekeeping since 1964
right. I see spotty pollen stores, but no eggs. Comb is dark brown but otherwise looks normal. It is not sun damaged, melted, moth ridden, and looks like it should be ok.
Mine rejected the Jenter this week. I think it's just the time of year. I'll try again with feed.
[size="1"][ June 03, 2006, 08:33 AM: Message edited by: Ross ][/size]
mb, you think spraying with sugar water as if they were pierco would help with laying, or would that encourage nectar storage?
>mb, you think spraying with sugar water as if they were pierco would help with laying, or would that encourage nectar storage?
I never tried it. I just let them take care of it. The workers probably didn't get it cleaned out to her satisfaction.