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  1. #21
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    Default Re: Introducing cells to a nuc?

    I am planning on doing this same thing as I am tired of purchasing queens that do not always make it or get accepted. So any other tips or tricks to get the ladies more successful while planting your own cells would be greatly appreciated.
    "It's better to die upon your feet than to live upon your knees!" Zapata

  2. #22
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    Default Re: Introducing cells to a nuc?

    >would putting some branches and or partially obstructing the entance get the bees to reorient to the new set up?

    Some, yes. But some will still drift.
    Michael Bush bushfarms.com/bees.htm "Everything works if you let it." ThePracticalBeekeeper.com 40y 200h 37yTF

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