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I have a couple of traps that have attracted smallish swarms In the past few days.

Wondering when people remove bees? Right away or wait a few weeks for capped brood?

In the past I've left them up for months and then harvested wild honey comb for my friends but it's a lot of work - essentially doing a cutout from a swarm trap.

Just looking for opinions
 

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I leave mine up for at least a week after a swarm enters. Three weeks would be better if it's in a protected location. That said,mine have starter strips. From your post I would suspect yours are empty boxes. In that case the sooner the better.
 
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