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  • 3 ways to check your hives for varroa mites

    You should check your honey bee hives for varroa mites to protect your hives, the honey bee industry and crops they pollinate.

    There are 3 ways to check your hives for varroa mites.

    • Alcohol wash (recommended method)
    • Sugar shake
    • Drone uncapping.

    Read more on how to check your hives here. You can also watch our webinar on how to check your hives and report your results using the Bee 123 online form.