Tag Archives: Wax Moth

Beware Of Wax Moths

It’s wax moth season. With this heat the wax moth are out by the numbers. I’ve just lost some comb stored in my shed I was saving for swarms. If you have weak hives check on your hive once a … Continue reading

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Removing Comb and Honey From Dead Hive In Monte Sereno

After completing the cutout in Sunnyvale about 3 weeks ago, Linda of Monte Sereno saw the pictures that we took during the bee removal at her friend’s house. It was then that Linda contacted us regarding some past bee colonies … Continue reading

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Wax Moth

Noticing a lot of wax moths lately near or on the hives. Some standing near the entrance ready to sneak in while some are under telescoping covers or even under the bottom boards. If you see them crush them before … Continue reading

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Wax Moth Damage to a Tiny Colony

Here are some pictures of wax moth infestation on a tiny bee colony. When the bee population becomes too low they pretty much cannot defend themselves and pests such as wax moth and small hive beetles can easily take over. … Continue reading

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