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Has anyone ever heard of two swarms in flight and they land on the same spot to make a massive pile of bees? I don't know if that's what happened, but I don't have any other explanation.
This one today out of this yard filled two 5 gallon buckets. This makes number 7 caught in three days. We're splitting like crazy.
 

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WOW!!! that was some big honking swarms for sure!!

Would have liked to seen that. Will take a couple of deeps just to put them in.

I would find which hive they came out of and pull a couple of queen cells from it and then split that swarm in half.
 

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I wish I took some pic's of the ball of bees before I started working them by myself. I didn't want to loose them. It did take two deeps and two 5 frame Nucs. I made 4 splits.
I guess no one ever heard of 2 swarms converging into one.


Two deeps stacked in pic. With one nuc on other side. Had to get another nuc for the rest.
 
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