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Bee Craft Timely Reminder – June 29th 2016

Cowley, Margaret varroa in debris with circles (800x404)

Photo: Margaret Cowley – Varroa in floor debris

Count Varroa on the tray below the Open Mesh Floor.

A daily drop of ten or more indicates the colony is in danger and needs immediate treatment. At this time of year you will need to choose a treatment that can be used with supers on the hive.

Read about Varroa treatments:

Varroa Treatments

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