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plumberman 

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Is there any relation to workers ejecting drones and the "queen rightness" of a colony?

Colony that I thought were superceding read my mind and decided to swarm instead - last inspection of swarmed colony showed no eggs yet, but they are now throwing out the drones.

Any thoughts welcome.

Cheers
 
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Do they have plenty of stores ?
 

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yes - plenty
 

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