Mite-A-Thol Menthol is still the safest and easiest way to treat for tracheal mites! Apply one packet per hive on the top bars of the upper corner of the brood box and leave for a minimum of 28 days for maximum results. Treat for tracheal mites both spring and fall. Remove menthol 30 days before the honey flow begins.
Bulk Mite-A-Thol is a free flow pelletized 99% pure menthol requiring packaging prior to treating hive. Mesh bags are also available separately.
- Store Menthol in cool area, ideally in the freezer in a sealed container.
- Mite-A-Thol is pre-packaged in individual 50 gram packets (1.8 oz. or 1/3 cup) ready to use.
- No packaging or measuring to do. Directions included. 1 pound will treat 8 hives.
Note: If you are ordering medication in advance, please contact us to determine the expiration date of our current inventory.