Shop Bee Supplies

The move to new premises in 2017 enabled Richard to expand his beekeeping range with just about everything that is required for both hobby beekeepers and professional bee farmers, from foundation and frames, hives, protective clothing and honey extractors as well as a range of inverted bee feed and fondant. To complete the process there is a selection of jars and honey containers.

APITRAZ VARROA TREATMENT

£33.00

20 in stock

SKU: BE-APITRAZ Category:

Description

Apitraz for bees. Apitraz® is a veterinary medicine product designed by Laboratorios Calier S.A. for the treatment of external parasitism caused by Varroa destructor in honey bees (Apis melífera). Every multi-layer sachet contains 10 white rectangular plastic strips with two tabs and a marker fold line. They allow an easier handling and placement of the strips in the hive. It is recommended to use 2 strips per hive1 regardless of size of the colony. At this dose, Apitraz® is completely safe for honey bees. Does not affect to vital functions of the hive neither to queen’s bee behavior. At the amount listed, Apitraz® doesn’t leave residues in wax or honey. Therefore, is a recommended product in a public health and biosafety point of view and it isn’t toxic for honey bees or beekeepers. Apitraz has a proven effectiveness of over 98% (when the amount of brood is low and there are only 1 or 2 brood frames).