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The mosquitos are terrible in NC this year. My wife got me some rubber bands that contain Citronella that wrap around my ankles to repel the little buggers. I wear them around the beehive and the bees never pay any more attention to me than when I'm not wearing them. And they do help keep the mosquitos away.
 

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mosquitos are attracted to carbon dioxide (your breath) and your body heat. There are a number of commercial CO2 based mosquito traps on the market or you can make your own with a coke bottle and yeast. (check the internet for mosquito traps.) Deet (like in Off and other repellants) work pretty well too and the bees don't seem to care.
 
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