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Apivar vs ApiLife Var vs Apiguard

Confusion is understandable here, so below is a quick guide to these three very similar-sounding names: Apivar is the trade name for a varroa mite treatment based on the chemical amitraz. Amitraz is an acaricide/insecticide that has been around since 1969. Its chemical name is N,N’-[(methylimino)dimethylidyne]di-2,4-xylidine and is considered a “hard” chemical treatment. Some local […] Read more