9914Re: Laying Workers?
- Jul 1, 2007Thanks, Tom. I'll give it a shot to see if it works. Hopefully, the
problem will solve itself then.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, tom langley <bruthagrizz@...>
> If it is truly a laying worker it will kill the new queen...but
> You can move the current hive and replace it with a vacant one.
> Then take the laying worker hive a few feet away from the original
> spot, the laying worker won't leave the original hive but the
> will return to the new hive which you can add your queen cell or aframe
> of brood in various stages to. It worked for me this spring and Iwas
> pleased that I did not lose the colony and it is doing good now.There may
> be easier ways but this is all I know about.
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