Varoosis and hypertermia
The primary cause of colony collapse disorder in recent years is mainly due to varroa mites. Despite the hard work of beekeeping organizations spreading the knowledge and despite of new chemicals used (i.e. varidol, avartin, etc.), the colony collapse disorder trend is alarming. How to fight the trend?
Varroa reproduction cycle
Interesting and detailed information about life cycle and reproduction of varroa mite by Swiss scientists Gérard Donzé, Peter Fluri a Anton Imdorf at Institut Zoologie, University in Neuchatel.
Varroa Terminator device is capable of heating brood chamber and its contents, allowing hyperthermic treatment of bees for varroa without chemicals. The principle upon which Varroa Terminator works consists of fulfilling the 3 fundamentals of effective hyperthermic treatment listed in the introductory article Varroosis and hypertermia.
Treatment for varroa mites schedule
When it is best to treat for varroa mite with Varroa Terminator device? What if it did not matter and the best time would be anytime during the season? When does infestation hit critical level? Answers for such questions and more in this article.
Treatment for varroa mites procedure
A step-by-step guide on how to work with Varroa Terminator device when treating for varroa mites in different beehive setup and various conditions. A few tips and tricks along the way to make the experience even easier.