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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Waller County, TX, USA
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    146

    Default Queen just now laying eggs

    I have two hives. I'm a beginner and I installed them two weeks ago today. I was told by my apiary to watch the queen Last week because she had not laid yet. I now see tiny eggs. Not a whole lot. It looks like she just started. My other hive has larvae in various stages of development and a lot of capped brood. Should I do anything different for the queen that just started or just check on her in a week?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Jacksonville, Florida
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    1,645

    Default Re: Queen just now laying eggs

    Nothing special. If your sure she is laying eggs the best thing you can do is leave them a lone for a little while and let her get going. Give her 8-9 days then do a quick inspection for larva and brood pattern. If the next inspection looks ok you should be good to go.

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