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Author Topic: Throw out the Queen Excluder ?  (Read 3380 times)
Michael Bush
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« Reply #20 on: July 03, 2008, 10:43:42 PM »

I wouldn't throw out queen excluders.  They are great to strain cappings on.  They are nice for queen rearing or for includers.

Mine are all the same size boxes.  Which are the supers?  The ones without brood in them.

If you really want to get queens through supers, put some brood above the excluder.

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