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Beekeeping Books available at the Pamunkey Regional Library

Fall Management - checklists

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 Varroa mites:

Varroa mites are honey bees most serious pest.  They are responsible for the largest percentage of colony losses each year due to the viruses they transmit.  The Honey Bee Health Coalition is one of the best resources to use for understanding how to deal with varroa mites.  Their website contains a wealth of good information about improving and maintain honey bee's health.  Visit them at:

Here is a copy of their latest Varroa Management Guide, also available on their website:


Beekeeping & Honey Labeling 101

Great information about proper labeling!  Follow this link: