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Re: Sucsessful Queen Introduction tips.

So, I'm an idiot. Tried to slow a crazy fast colony down by shaking some bees into a 2 frame nuc. I was sure I knew where the queen was. You know the rest of the story. She's now in the nuc, happily laying as fast as ever. I removed all the newly built queen cells in the original colony, since I want this one back in there. Is there a best practice in this case? She's been out of there for 6 days. Will they receive her without a formal introduction? Should I bring her back with her 2 frames from the nuc and remove a couple of frames of capped brood or stores. Thanks for helping me fix this! Be gentle. It's my first post!
 

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Thanks Harry for this great information. I bought a BeeWeaver queen and introduced her several weeks ago, exactly as you suggested. You wouldn't be surprised, but she was fully accepted.
 
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