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Honey 1 Varroa Count

Quick Varroa Count to see if we need to treat.

Tray placed 31 Dec 2010 14:30 (0 mites)
Tray Checked 1 Jan 2011 14:30 (3 mites)

=3/24 (Hours) = 0.125 per hour

Did notice some moths got stuck on the board, I suspect these were trying to get into the hive and didn't fall through the mesh board.

Great stuff indeed, will keep an eye on things.

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Gary Fawcett

Gary enjoys designing new kiwimana products which we sell through our on-line shop.He is passionate about saving the Bees and encouraging urban beekeeping.Gary loves to write about issues that affect the Bees and our environment.He is also into tramping/walking in the beautiful New Zealand bush.
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