Re: How to get a swarm to stay
I don't think there are QL swarms, but I've had swarms go queen less either by getting crushed by frames in transport or what ever. Sometimes a swarm will just leave, but I've had really good luck with them staying for the most part.
The queen can sometimes be very hard to spot especially if the swarm contains a slender bodied virgin queen. If things are looking good and the swarm stays, start feeding.
My problem this year was some of the swarms going queen less for some odd reason, or the swarm had a virgin queen and she didn't make it back from mating flights.
Swarms can be odd sometimes!
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