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Time After The First

Categories: SWARMING.
Bee Keeping: Mysteries Of Bee-keeping Explained

Whenever the first swarm in a prosperous season _was not kept back by

foul weather_, the first of the young queens in the old stock is ready

to emerge in about eight days. We will suppose the first swarm issued

on Sunday; a week from the next Tuesday will be usually as soon as the

second one need be expected.