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  1. Diseases and Pests
    Hi fellow beekeepers, A newbie here. I installed 2 hives on Spring 2020 and split them mid way through summer. Looks like all three have overwintered so I'm joyous to say the least. I have a question regarding tracheal mites some of you might be able to address: I have not been diagnosed with...
  2. Bee Forum
    After taking the honey supers off in August I treated my bees with 50g of Menthol in a pouch on the top frames of my 2 box hive.(I lost 4 of my 5 hives last winter due to suspected tracheal mites) Inspecting them today after 3 weeks of Menthol they were super docile. They were not rushing...
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