Question on making queens.

Discussion in 'General Beekeeping' started by paint504, Mar 16, 2017.

  1. paint504

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    I plan on making queens this year for the first time and will be making one of my hives queenless. My question is after 10 days once my queens cups are ready can I just throw the old queen back into the hive or do I have to put her into a queen cake and introduce her?