Sampling and detecting the mite load in your hives has never been easier. The bees and the mites are temporarily anesthetized using CO2 gas. The unconscious mites are shaken off the bees through a screen to be counted. The sample bees are returned to the hive unharmed.
Kit includes: sample container, anesthetizing lid, screened sifting lid, CO2 dispenser, 16oz CO2 canister, and instructions