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Can the Robinson Vaporiser control your Varroa Mites – Part 2

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In part 2 of the article we answer the question "Can vaporising Oxalic acid crystals with the Robinson Vaporiser control your Varroa Mites?"

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Can the Robinson Vaporiser control your Varroa Mites – Part 1

The party gather before

We starting selling a new beekeeping product a couple of weeks back, "The Robinson Vaporiser", we have conducted the following test to see if it works as designed. Here is our observations and how you use the vaporiser.

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Vaporizing Varroa Mites??? With a Oxalic Acid Vaporizer!!!

Oxalic Acid Vaporizer

Well it was a nice spring morning, a little crispy but after last night's thunder and lightning in Auckland - we were both happily surprised that the day was starting out so well. ...off we went...got in to the kiwimana mobile nick-named "The Beehive" ...'cause it's white and usually full of bees :) ...then headed…

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The Franklin Bee Club and the Kiwimana Meshboard

Peter starts the day with a laugh

We went along to the Franklin Bee Clubs Meeting, today's discussions were about varroa mites, Gary did a presentation about our Kiwimana Meshboards. We discussed the benefits and how you count mites with them.

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Our Varroa mite plan this season

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This was a question posted in by one of our readers, Sophie asks:- How can a New Zealand beekeeper keep their bees alive every year? Well this is a good question, over recent times bee-keepers are having trouble keeping bees alive. Due to Varroa mites and pesticides in the environment. Last year our plan failed…

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