Tag: Small Hive Beetles


Hive Beetles & What’s Under Your Hives

One of the ongoing questions is about maintaining the area under your hives and also around your hives. We know that Hive Beetles pupate in the dirt under and around the hives so having something that will deter them from successfully pupating is a way to help the hive. You also want something that is …

Pest Control, Resources, Small Hive Beetle

Nematodes for Hive Beetle Control

A couple of years ago I had the worst hive beetle problem I’ve encountered.  Beetle traps and other methods were not working very well.  One of my fellow beekeepers, Charlie Headington recommended that I try nematodes for control.  He gave me the name and website address of the place he used.  I had been reading …