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Double Jar Varroa Mite Test Bottle - Great For Measuring Varroa Mite Load


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Double Screen Jar Varroa Mite Counter for Beehives

Discover the professional way to safeguard your beehives with the Double Screen Jar Varroa Mite Counter. This meticulously designed tool is essential for beekeepers aiming to monitor and control Varroa Mite infestations effectively. Its innovative design and straightforward operation make it a must-have in your beekeeping arsenal.

Key Features:

  • Dual-Container Design: This design features two robust plastic containers ingeniously joined by a screened mesh lid. It ensures an efficient separation of bees and Varroa Mites during the counting process.
  • High Accuracy: The double-screen jar mechanism ensures a high level of accuracy in mite counting, providing you with reliable data to assess hive health.
  • Ease of Use: This tool is designed to be straightforward and easy to use. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned beekeeper, it simplifies the process of Varroa Mite detection.
  • Versatile Testing Methods: Compatible with both powdered sugar and alcohol wash methods, offering flexibility in your approach to mite testing.
  • Effective Monitoring: By accurately measuring the level of Varroa Mite infestation, you can make informed decisions about the appropriate treatments for your hive's recovery.

How to Use:

  1. Preparation: Fill one jar with a half cup of alcohol.
  2. Add Bees: Add a half cup of bees to the jar containing alcohol.
  3. Secure and Shake: Quickly screw the jars together and shake vigorously for 60-90 seconds.
  4. Drain and Count: Invert the jar to allow the alcohol to drain into the bottom jar. Count the mites and calculate the percentage of infestation by dividing the total mite count by three.

The Double Screen Jar Varroa Mite Counter is an indispensable tool for maintaining the health of your hives. Its precision, ease of use, and versatility make it the ideal choice for beekeepers committed to effective hive management. Protect your hives today with this reliable and professional mite-counting solution.