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I bought a nuc that was from a walk away split, that the guy ordered a new queen for. When I picked it up last week the queen had been released and there were 2 capped queen cells. I checked it today and the queen cells have been torn down, but I'm not seeing any eggs, I do see some 3-4 day old larva, but no eggs. They are starting to back fill the brood nest pretty good how long should I wait her out, or should I ask him for a frame of eggs and pinch her. This is currently my only colony and I do have a queen I saw her.
 

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If this queen was caged, it can take up to two weeks for her to start laying. Who laid the eggs resulting in the brood? Maybe the seller added a frame of brood. I would give the queen a few days alone and then then go back in to check if she is laying.
 

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You bought a walk away split, or something Period. A nuc is a nucleus colony and contains workers of all ages and a laying queen Just as the term nucleus colony implies it is the core of a hives existence.

Not some rag tag conglomeration of equipment and bees.

A walk away split should contain the productive queen from a parent colony. She should be producing when added to the split.

It is difficult to know what advise to give when we don't really know what you are dealing with.. A virgin queen can take a few weeks after emergence to breed and begin producing.
 
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