HopGuard® 3 is the new and improved generation! This unique miticide is derived from hop compounds, and provides a safe and easy-to-use alternative to traditional harsh chemicals. HopGuard 3 is acceptable for use in Langstroth, top bar hives, mating nucs, drone mother colonies, nucleus, splits and newly installed packages.
HopGuard® 3 Benefits:
- Naturally derived from hops
- No chemical residue
- Safe during honey flow
- Easy & effective
- Safe on bees - deadly on Varroa mites
Easy—AND SAFE—to Use
Each HopGuard 3 kit contains either 10 or 24 insert strips, ready for use.
- The daytime temperature should be above 50°F (10°C).
- Use 2 strips per brood chamber
(i.e. one strip per 5 frames of bees; two strips per 10 frames of bees)
- Strips should be hung between brood frames.
- Refer to the package label for full instructions.
Simply add HopGuard® 3 to hives at the rate of two strips per 10 frames of bees, Strips should be hung between brood frames, Refer to package label for full instructions.
When treating colonies under high temperature and humidity conditions, open hive entrance fully; remove inner covers (if present), open screened bottom boards (if present) and insert a rim or spacer under the lid. This will help the hive regulate temperature and humidity during treatment.
Note: If you are ordering medication in advance, please contact us to determine the expiration date of our current inventory.
- 1.95 LBS