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  1. Diseases and Pests
    Hello. We are a First Lego League Robotics team from Idaho doing a project on honey bees. We have been studying varroa mites, current solutions & possible new solutions. We discovered that most people currently use chemical strips to kill mites. The problem with this is mites become resistant &...
  2. Diseases and Pests
    FYI. Last year beekeepers in Northern California we’re starting to notice Small Hive Beetles in their hives. The feelings were they were coming in with the migratory beekeepers and we are still waiting to see if they overwinter here and can survive our dry summers. Randy Oliver told our club...
  3. Bee Forum
    Some people advocate using garlic powder is conjunction with powdered sugar treatments for varroa. I cannot find any evidence that the treatment is more effective by adding garlic powder. Yet some people are adamant about it's effectiveness. Can anyone share their thoughts- pro or con, on using...
  4. Diseases and Pests
    Her's a well done video. It's clear, easy to hear and informative. http://www.mefeedia.com/video/24904740 Enjoy, Ernie
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