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Yet another Swarm Trap Question

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I know it's a little early here for swarming, but the weather has been real nice. I had some spare time so I put an empty hive box, with some old comb, a perome lure, and some LGO on top of my shed.

I have immediate interest. Now, my question:

If bees are checking it out as a potential place to swarm, what should I be looking for? Is it the drones that do the scouting? In other words, if I see a lot of foraging bees, does it mean nothing?? If a lot of drones are interested, is that good?


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