Founding setup

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Founding setup

Post: # 24514Post carsonman99
Thu Jul 13, 2017 1:45 pm

Where does everybody else keep all their founding queens?!? I keep mine in this cardboard box with duct tape slots for the tubes. Curious for other ideas that allow easy access to them.

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Post: # 24519Post FarrAnts
Thu Jul 13, 2017 4:19 pm

I just have mine on a military blanket in my dresser.
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Post: # 24591Post Aquaexploder
Fri Jul 14, 2017 8:10 am

I keep mine in a cabinet wrapped in aluminum foil, except for my P. imparis queens. I keep them in a pencil box in my basement since they prefer lower temperatures.

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Re: Founding setup

Post: # 24592Post JackPayne
Fri Jul 14, 2017 8:29 am

I keep mine in a plastic container with a jacket over it for darkness.
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