Ontario Finger Lakes Beekeepers Association

Helping the Honey Bee thru education of beekeeper and the public.

Honey Bee Info

Here we will list good infomation on Honey Bees and keeping them. This Page will be a work in progress, we will be actively adding to it as we can. If you are a member and think something would be good up here, please email us with your suggestion.

Checking for mites

Here is a nice PDF on how to check your mite load in your hives.
Here is a video on how to check your mite load.
Here is a link to Randy's site where he has good info on mites and their population curve.


Sending samples info Bee Lab

How to send samples into the Beltsville bee lab