Mix 100 g of tylosin-based treatment into 22 lbs (9.96 kg) of powdered sugar. For smaller quantities, mix 2½ tsp with 2 lbs powdered sugar. MIX WELL! Colonies should receive three treatments administered as a dust in confectioners/powdered sugar. 2 rounded tablespoons are dusted over the top bars of the brood chamber once weekly for 3 weeks. 100 g will treat 166 colonies.
Tylan® Soluble Powder - Case of 10 - 100 g Bottles
1 - 2 Cases
This is a highly concentrated Terramycin™ product that uses dextrose as a carrier. Used for the treatment and prevention of American and European Foulbrood. When mixed with sugar, one 50 lb (22.65 kg) bag of TM100MR will treat 8000 colonies with 3 - 1 oz (28.4 g) dustings of mixture in the spring or 5333 colonies with 3 - 1.5 oz. (42.52 g) dustings of mixture in the fall. Mix 1 lb (454 g) TM100MR to 29 lbs (13.163 kg) of sugar.
The extra-fine granules in Bee-Vert Sugar are easier for the bees to process, making it perfect for mixing with Terramycin™ or Tylan® Soluble powder for your foulbrood treatments. There is no anti-caking agent in Bee-Vert so it is not meant to be stored for any length of time.
SG-850 Bee-Vert Sugar 50 lb (22.65 kg) bag
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Foulbrood Test Kits
The Vita American & European Foulbrood Diagnostic Test Kits enable beekeepers and bee inspectors to test for AFB and EFB in honeybee larvae and to obtain the results immediately and easily in the apiary. Each single use, disposable kit is easy to use with results ready in 1 - 3 minutes. The kits perform as well as standard laboratory tests. They have been validated by the National Bee Unit of the Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA), York and at other institutes internationally.