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I have read that a strong swarm can contain many queens, has anyone ever managed to get one through an excluder in an attempt to count them?

Just a thought.

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No need to do that, throw them out on a large bed sheet as evenly distributed as you can. They will then congregate in distinct piles with their respective queen. According to a local beek his record, set quite a few years ago, is nine queens in one swarm.
 

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kewl, time to try this one I think, next swarm is play time :)
 

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