Varroa Mite Control

HopGuard® II has been field tested and scientifically proven to be a highly effective natural Varroa mite control system.  This unique miticide is derived from natural hop compounds, providing the beekeeper with a natural, safe and easy to use alternative to traditional harsh chemicals.

 HopGuard® II promotes bee health and survivability naturally.  This food grade product is safe for the bees, the beekeeper and the environment.  Bee and brood tolerant, it has no negative effects on hive activity.  In fact HopGuard® II is acceptable for use by Queen breeders, with no negative effects on Queen development, egg laying or drone sterility.

Easy to use

  • Each HopGuard® II kit contains 50 insert strips, ready for use.
  • Simply add HopGuard® II to hives at the rate of 2 insert strips per 10 frames.  Strips should be hung between frames.
  • HopGuard® II is most effective when used during the pre-pollination period (before sealed brood), mid-summer, and at the onset of winter brood development.
  • HopGuard® II may be applied up to 3 times per year, even during honey flow.

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