Evaluation of the impact of Exomite Pro™ on Varroa mite (Varroa destructor) populations and honeybee (Apis mellifera) colonies: efficacy, side effects and residues

@article{Tananaki2013EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the impact of Exomite Pro™ on Varroa mite (Varroa destructor) populations and honeybee (Apis mellifera) colonies: efficacy, side effects and residues},
  author={Chrysoula Tananaki and Georgios Goras and Nicola Huggett and Emmanouel Karazafiris and Maria Dimou and Andreas Thrasyvoulou},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={113},
  pages={1251-1259}
}
In this research, we examined the application of thymol-based powder, directly over the top of the brood frames in colonies with different population in a 2-year study. The efficacy against mites, the side effects on bees and the contamination of honey were studied comparably to thymol-based gel treatment. In one-store colonies, thymol-based powder… CONTINUE READING