Hello friends, from Long Lane Honey Bee Farms. Sheri and I (David) welcome one to another basic beekeeping lesson. Feel absolve to share these lessons with others. We recently heard in which a beekeeping association designs off each lesson and places them in a binder because of their associates. We are thankful to have an opportunity to help others in the beautiful field of beekeeping. Today, I wish to demonstrate how to control your varroa mites without medication. I’ve a video below that show me dealing with an entire hive in about 5 minutes.
I have previously (Lesson 28) written an entire lesson explaining the annals, reproduction cycle and how to recognize mites. You might like to review that lesson before proceeding through this lesson about how to properly treat for mites with powdered glucose. Powdered sugar will not get rid of each single mite, but it greatly reduces mites in a colony if treated properly. Along with green plastic brood comb and screen bottom boards, powdered glucose treatments can reduce your mite insert.
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Maybe you should consider moving away from the medication fitness treadmill and approach mites with an IPM (Integrated Pest Management) method without chemicals. We sell a complete kit that includes a screen bottom level panel, two green drone combs and a powdered sugars sifting screen which you can see found in one of my …