MSU Sentinel Apiary Update: Managing Varroa Mites and Pulling Honey

Managing varroa mites MSU’s Bee Program monitors varroa mites every month during the bee season. This month, we are seeing high levels of mites in colonies that hadn’t been treated. Even worse, we saw mites on adult bees, bees with deformed wings, and parasitic mite brood syndrome, indicating high levels of mites and mite-transmitted viruses. … Continue reading MSU Sentinel Apiary Update: Managing Varroa Mites and Pulling Honey