AE  Vol.3 No.3 , July 2015
Experimental Treatment with the Natural Water Acidifier Provigoro® for Nosema spp. Control: Preliminary Results
ABSTRACT
Honey bee colonies in Peloponnesos, Greece, were sampled in spring 2014 to evaluate efficacy of Provigoro®, a natural water acidifier, against Nosema spp. Colonies treated with Provigoro® showed reduced Nosema spore load than did colonies that received only sugar syrup treatment, which finally collapsed. Preliminary results suggest that Provigoro® was successful at reducing nosemosis in Apis mellifera colonies.

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Tsagkarakis, A. , Rokkas, C. and Katsimpoulas, I. (2015) Experimental Treatment with the Natural Water Acidifier Provigoro® for Nosema spp. Control: Preliminary Results. Advances in Entomology, 3, 83-85. doi: 10.4236/ae.2015.33009.
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