Super Dfm Honey Bee, 100g (Treats 10 Hives)
Safe bacteria designed to help the honeybee suppress pathogens.
- Establish beneficial microflora
- Helps increase bee colony health
- May help inhibit chalkbrood (Ascophera apis)
- Quick and easy to use
- Sold in a heat sealed - moisture proof pack
Microflora have a positive effect on vitellogenin (fat body) formation (The health of honey bee colony is dependent upon vitellogenin reserves of the nurse bees) Yeasts help synthesize B-vitamins needed for bee health
Treatment - Must be fed dry - Apply 10 g (about 1 Tbsp) of Super DFM - Honey Bee mixed into 1 cup of finely granulated sugar and/or Ultra Bee Pollen Substitute.
Spread mixture over the top bars of the frames of the brood nest.
Treat each colony spring and fall.
If bees are being transported for the winter, apply once every 4 months.
Apply 2 weeks after any treatments for varroa, foulbrood or nosema and 2 weeks after any essential oil treatments like lemongrass.
Most treatments are antimicrobial and will damage the beneficial bacteria.
Store sealed in the mylar bag in a cold, dry environment for up to 5 years.