Re: supercedure v. emergency queens
i pulled a few frames containing queen cells started and finished above excluded queenright colony.
Originally Posted by squarepeg
i observed another case where a near perfect vertical cup as long or longer that what i get grafting located in freshly drawn drone comb that has not been laid in yet.
it was obvious that the head of the cell did not start out a cup, but rather a drone cell that had the bottom notched out by the bees.
evidence for egg moving? maybe.
what to call a cell like that? emergency supercedure?
journaling the growth of a (mite) treatment free apiary started in 2010. 20+/- hives