Formic Pro is the next generation in formic acid treatments for mites. Made of natural materials so that this product can be used during the honey flow. The shelf life for this product is 24 months therefor you can use the product for more than one year. There is not a specific temperature requirements for storage of the product. Daytime temperatures must be between 50 and 84 degrees F when Formic Pro is used. Formic Pro strips are to be placed across the top bars between brood boxes or on top of a single deep hive.This is a slower release and more effective over time. For the treatment of Varroosis caused by Varroa Destructor in Honey Bees (APIS MELLIFERA).
Most importantly Formic Pro is a second generation product from the makers of Mite-Away Quick Strips. The package contains all the appropriate First Aid precautionary statements for this product. Poison Control Center Hot line number 1-800-222-1222. Be sure to wear the recommended safety equipment for acid. This product is hazardous to Humans and Domestic Animals. Use Formic Pro as part of an integrated pest management (IPM) program to reduce mite loads in a hive. Storage and Disposal instructions are located on the side of the container as well as the user safety Recommendation for the use of Formic Pro. Also included are the proper directions for use and a general information statement. Product of Canada.
Treatment options are as follows:
- 14 day Treatment: 2 strips for 14 days.
- 20 day Treatment: 1st strip for 10 days remove and replace with second strip for an additional 10 days
Three Different size options are available:
- 2 dose, 4 strips
- 10 dose, 20 strips
- 25 dose , 50 strips