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how long till?

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ok another probably dumb question but ima gonna ask it anyway, how long from the time they cap the brood till a new bee crawls out>? they have quite a bit of capped brood it seems and its been that way for several days or so, cant remimber when i noticed it exactly,
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It takes 21 days from the laying of the egg for the adult worker bee to emerge.
14 days for a queen 28 days for a drone.

:D Al
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