Pest Management + IPM Class

Humble Bee

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Essential beekeeping strategies for Ontario Beekeepers.

This 2.5 hour course is all about how to manage pests and diseases in you honeybee colonies. Primarily focusing on the management of the varroa mite, we will discuss a variety of options to manage these destructive pests including;

  • organic vs. synthetic miticides
  • essential equipment
  • how to incorporate mite control into all of your management practices throughout the season

We will also discuss

  • Wax Moth and Small Hive Beetle 
  • best practices to prevent the spread of common bacterial and fungal diseases
  • how to diagnose common brood diseases, and how to treat them

This course consists 2 sessions with a break in the middle.