Re: AWOL Queens
That's a terrible success rate.
Originally Posted by KevinR
Grant-What are you using for chemicals if any in the hives that are producing drones? How close are your nucs with each other? Do you have good visual landmarks in the vicinity of your nucs to make it easier for the queens to find the correct hive back again? Are you sure your queens/virgins that hatch are healthy and fully developed? Have you had any testing done for nosema levels in your breeder colonies?
Leer Family Honey Farm-Shannon Leer