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Gary T
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David,

Thanks. I think re-uniting is the way to go as I’m out of kit – and space!.

I did leave one emergency QC so will need to remove that – and check for others, of course. What still confuses me is why they built emergency QC when there was 8/9 sealed ‘proper’ swarm queen cells a week later.

I looked in the wax box today where we put the emergency QC we removed yesterday and saw a head and antennae moving so cut the wax away. Definitely a queen but sooo small.