SHB – CheckMite
Treatment for small Hive Beetle and Varroa Mite. (can only be sold in the states with EPA approval) Use 1 strip for every 5 frames of bees. Remove strips after 42-45 days. Most effective when brood rearing is lowest.
This Beetle and Mite control product, aka “The Bayer Bee Strip”, has been granted a temporary Section 18 E.P.A. Emergency Use Approval. Follow label directions exactly. This is a very powerful compound. Each state approves the use of Checkmite and application requirements. States approved for use are as follows: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, IA, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, TX, UT, VT and WA. The following states require a pesticide license number before it can be sold: AZ, CA, CO, NC. You can enter your number in the comments section of your order or you must email us your pesticide license number before we can ship into these states. AZ, CA, CO, NC residents: please indicate your License Number in the comments box at check out.