Mite-A-Thol® Menthol is still the safest and easiest way to treat for tracheal mites! Apply one packet per hive on the top bars of the upper corner of the brood box and leave for a minimum of 28 days for maximum results. Treat for tracheal mites both spring and fall. Remove menthol 30 days before the honey flow begins.
Bulk Mite-A-Thol® is a free flow pelletized 99% pure menthol requiring packaging prior to treating hive. Each 55 lb. box will treat approximately 488 colonies. Mesh bags also available. Directions for application are included. 1 pound will treat 8 hives.
NOTE: Store Menthol in cool area, ideally in the freezer in a sealed container.