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Apistan: Varroa Control

Mite Away Quick Strip Insructions

Mite Away Quick Strips FAQ

Our recommendation is to inspect your hive for Varroa Mites EVERY other inspection and add that information to your weekly inspection log that you should be using to record the progress of your bees .

​you can test for Varroa Mites many ways . 

Sugar Shake  (my preferred method )

Alcohol wash

Sticky Board

Drone Sampling

Below are just a few video's to watch.

​you will probably have to copy and paste to watch.