Re: Small winter cluster
When I used a push-in cage to temporarily park a spare queen in a queen-right hive - they killed her anyway.
Originally Posted by Michael Palmer
So the cage did not matter - the bees just tunneled through the comb and under the cage.
It was a case of a "dislike" (because they already had a queen).
Former "smoker boy". Classic, square 12 frame Dadants >> Long hive/Short frame/chemical-free experimentations.