They will fill it with honey just the same as the regular comb. I suspect (but cannot prove) they do not put pollen in it as readily, from my limited observation.The subject is the question.
I'm just wondering if there is a definitive answer. I've heard they will, reluctantly.
I don't normally 'super' hives as a rule, but this year has been exceptional - so I've been putting deeps over brood boxes, into many of which I've needed to insert several undrawn frames.Drone comb in a super - will bees store honey in it after the drones all emerge?