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Author Topic: How far will a queen travel on her mating flight?  (Read 1107 times)
Evan W
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« on: August 03, 2012, 10:38:38 PM »

Is there any info out there showing how far a queen will travel on her mating flight?
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« Reply #1 on: August 04, 2012, 03:54:20 PM »

The correct answer is as far as she needs to to find the drones.  You can never tell.   Under 2 miles would be the max.   Under 1/8 mile would be more likely. 
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