Natural Varroa Mite Control for the World’s Beekeepers HopGuard® II is a highly effective, natural Varroa control system. HopGuard® II, a proven miticide derived from hop compounds, provides the beekeeper with a natural, safe and easy to use alternative to traditional harsh chemical control agents. • Promotes bee health and survivability naturally. • Safe for bees, honey and the environment. • Easy to use. HopGuard® II Properties • Natural, food grade product. • No negative eff ects on normal hive activity. • Bee, Brood, and Queen tolerance…no negative effects on egg laying. • No residual in honey. • Safe to use during honey flow. How to use HopGuard® II ¬ • HopGuard® II should be added to all hives at the rate of 2 insert strips per 10 frames. Strips must be hung between brood frames. • HopGuard® II can be used throughout the year. • For best results, leave strips in the hive for a minimum of 14 days. Packaging and storage • Each HopGuard® II kit contains 24 insert strips ready for use. • Store in cool, dry place in sealed containers.