Beekeeping Equipment and Supplies Reviews

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Bayvarol Varroa Mite Treatment Review

Bayvarol Varroa Mite Treatment Strips

One of the biggest impacts of varroa mite infestation is colony collapse that is fueled by winter challenges such as food shortage, extremely low temperatures, and predisposition to pests and diseases. If the mites are left uncontrolled, even strong bee colonies can be wiped out in a matter of months. Varroa mites have ferocious appetite and enjoy a shorter life cycle giving them an edge over the honey bee. The Bayvarol strips helps in the diagnosis and treatment of varroa mites. It comprises Flumethrin as its active ingredient. In this article, we will discuss its efficacy and usage.

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Amitraz Plus Strips Varroa Mite Treatment Review

Amitraz Plus Strips for Varroa Mite Treatment

Some of the commonly used methods of dealing with varroa mites include: physical, mechanical, chemical and behavioral. Chemical control measures are generally much more effective, given the fact that they help to completely wipe out the invasive mites. One of the biggest challenges when dealing with varroa mites, is the fact that their developmental stages are well protected courtesy of the encrusted brood cells. This is where they develop rapidly and are able to evade treatment. Amitraz Plus Strips offer a better way of dealing with varroa mites. The potent ingredients in the strips make it possible to target the adult form of the mites. It also remains active and useful for an extended period, making it possible to annihilate the varroa mites that emerge from enclosed brood cells.

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Bipinamite to Combat Varroosis of Bees Review

A product such as Bipinamite is a special formulation that is widely accepted by beekeepers given its efficacy. It however requires strict adherence to stipulated protocols, otherwise mites may develop some resistance, or the honey bee products may become contaminated with chemical residues. In this article, we'll be taking a detailed look at Bipinamite and how you can benefit from its use.

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Natural Apiary Zephyros Beekeeping Suit Review

Natural Apiary Zephyros Beekeeping Suit

When you think of a beekeeping suit, two things come to mind: your safety and comfort. There are many beekeeping suits out there, so you have plenty options to choose from. This means you have serious work to do when making a choice. But it is comprehensible that one would prefer several design options when making a choice. Natural Apiary seems to have capitalized on this when designing this ventilated beekeeping suit. It features a 3 layer ventilated material and comes in five color options; Forest, Khaki, White, Pink, and Sand. It is also available in various sizes, starting from 2XS to 3XL. In this article, we'll be taking a more detailed look at the Natural Apiary Zephyros Beekeeping Suit, to see if it's worth your investment.

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