Does Powdered Sugar Work as a Varroa Control?

publication date: Jan 21, 2011
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Bee World Vol.87 (4) 2010 pp. 78-79
Article Title

Does Powdered Sugar Work as a Varroa Control?

Author(s)

Kamran Fakhimzadeh

Abstract

During his placement at Florida University Dr Fakhimzadeh has been investigating the effectiveness of dusting bees with sugar powder as a form of Varroa control. Here he attempts to resolve the beekeepers' dilemma of whether it is a feasible solution or not.

KeywordsVarroa Control, Powedered Sugar, beekeeping
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