MSU Apiculture Extension Update: Winter Updates and Opportunities

By Ana Heck, Adam Ingrao, and Isabel Branstrom MSU Extension & Education ApiariesWe wintered MSU Education and Extension Apiaries in November. When temperatures were above freezing and the bees were loosely clustered, we treated all colonies for varroa mites with an oxalic acid dribble (solution method) treatment. We also stapled ½” or ¼” hardware cloth … Continue reading MSU Apiculture Extension Update: Winter Updates and Opportunities