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Beevital Hive clean substitution

 
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jetam
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Location: Slovakia/Prievrana

PostPosted: Fri May 19, 2017 10:22 am    Post subject: Beevital Hive clean substitution Reply with quote

Hi everybody Smile

I´m using substitution of BHC with good results. Receipt was mimic from old beekeeper in czech republic. He used it from spring till late autumn (every 6-8 week).
So here is the receipt:
I´ve bought oxalic acid (1kg) from bee-shop. Than I´ve asked my friend, working in drug-store for a favour and split it in 20 portions. One portion put in 1,5 l plastic botle, add 200g of sugar and 1 liter water. Mix it. The top/lid/cap change for the one with little hole. Use approximately 0,05-0,07 liter for one hive (the same method as with BHC).
easy to make, low cost and effective.....
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