Varroa management has become a necessary and routine task for beekeepers globally over the last decades. Without strategic varroa management, beekeepers risk the health and survival of their colonies.
Deformed Wing Virus (DWV) and its spread around the globe is the focus of a recent publication by Professor Robert Paxton and colleagues from the Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg in Germany.
Finding the best treatment for varroa mites can be quite challenging for beekeepers. Here are 3 products to help you contain the mite infestation and make your bees happy (+ Bonus at the end!).
A research group from the University of Guelph (Ontario, Canada) has now taken a closer look at varroa mite sensitivity towards different miticides in the province (amitraz, flumethrin, tau-fluvalinate).
Bee nutrition is fundamental to the health of the colony. Our team has put together nearly 20 questions and information to test your knowledge on bee nutrition. Ready?