Varroa Mite Update
There are now four Varroa Mite control products registered for use in Vermont. They are Apiguard, Apistan, ApiLife VAR, and MAQS.
Check with the various bee equipment supplier for sources of these mite control materials. All five of these products have very specific Label directions in regards to timing of application, use precautions, handling and personal safety. ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW LABEL DIRECTIONS. DO NOT USE DIFFERENT PRODUCTS IN HIVES AT THE SAME TIME.
Unknown detrimental effects to bees and beekeeper may result. Three product LABELS are linked below. Click on the desired product for additional information.