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I just ordered a few packets from Mann Lake. Any thoughts? I set mine with Lemongrass, which got instant response. Will the Synthetic Queen Pheromone do the same?

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Both work for swarm lure. The combination works best. They do not have exactly the same effect. I would use a piece 1/4 of the whole piece of the pseudo queen and four drops of lemongrass essential oil.
 

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OMG..I think I used 5 drops of LGO in some of my swarm traps !.. I hope they'll be ok.
 

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Eisky - I used two cotton balls w lgo inside a sandwich bag with a few holes in it to keep it fresh.. so if one drop was the norm then mine will be high on lgo
 

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I'm talking about pseudo queen. It comes in little plastic tubes that are impregnated with QMP. The lure I would leave in the tube. Next time I would buy Lemongrass essential oil instead as that is what is in the tube anyway.
 

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Pheromone and LGO in combination may work best, but for the money LGO alone works well in Indiana. Maybe if I wasn't so cheap I'd catch more bees. Experiment and keep us all posted.
 
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