Isolation is ideal, and mostly impractical any more. But for some it has worked for years. No new bees in the neighborhood can make it work…but there’s more tools to use when Varroa does, finally, show up…and we all know it will.
So…the second best tool? You know the answer – keeping bees [...]
Pest Management – Rule 4
Although the staple pests and diseases are still with us, and will rise and shine on occasion, the 5000 pound gorilla is and has been for almost 3 decades…Varroa. But it’s more than Varroa really, so much more.
Varroa by itself is still a nightmare, but for just this there’s [...]
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