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A little over three weeks ago I hived a new package of bees. On my last inspection I found four full frames of brood capped, and larva in various stages. I also found on one frame towards the bottom three emergency supersedure cells. I had a local beekeeper take a look at the hive. He said everything looked great, and this was natural. He wouldn't worry about anything. He also said there were no eggs laid in the cells. I thought I would get some more opinions on what I can expect to happen? Thanks for any help!
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It is normal for them to build queen cups. If there is no lava in them they are happy with the queen and not thinking about swarming. Some hives build more than others. They are nothing to be concerned over.
 

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I made that mistake myself the first year. The cups are not cells.
They seem to always keep a few cups around, like a backup. If they suddenly need to make a queen they have it ready to go, just needs an egg.
 
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