Re: Does Warre Culture ever actually work?
What? Let them die because others will swarm? Are you assuming that the swarms would reoccupy the deadouts? Or that the beekeeper would notice and collect all swarms? What if there aren't deadouts to house swarms in?
Originally Posted by David LaFerney
And how would "let them die/repopulate w/ swarms" be sustainable? Especially if one doesn't look at the combs in the deadout to see if the colony died from AFB.
What do you, or Warre beekeepers, do w/ a deadout? Do Warre beekeepers leave it alone and let wax moth eat the comb?
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