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balled queen

  1. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    Wandering if anyone has had experience with balled queens during a swarm transfer. This was a gigantic swarm -- we had only a 5-frame, screened bottom nuc box to collect it. The bees were pretty much crammed in there, spilling out. When we got home, we transferred the frames to an 8-frame...