Mite Away Quick Strips ensures fast and effective Varroa control.

Mite Away Quick Strips (MAQS) is an all-natural product that targets Varroa mites where they reproduce, under the brood cap. Manufactured in ready-to-use strips, it is a quick one-week treatment and can be used with honey supers on.

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Why Choose Mite Away Quick Strips?

    HIGH EFFICACY

    90-99% efficacy and kills mites under the brood cap.

    RESIDUE FREE

    Treat during the Honey Flow. MAQS leaves no residues in wax or honey.

    READY TO USE

    MAQS is a ready to use product. No mixing required.

    NATURAL

    All ingredients in MAQS are natural and organically certified for use.

    BIODEGRADABLE

    MAQS is made from biodegradable materials and can be composted after use.

    QUICK TREATMENT OPTIONS

    Two treatment options when local thresholds are met, choose from 7-day or 21-day treatments.

    NO RESISTANCE

    Formic Acid has been used for over 30 years without any known resistance.

    Package Sizes & Components

    Mite Away Quick Strips

    2 Dose (4 Strips)

    Mite Away Quick Strips

    10 Dose (20 Strips)

    Mite Away Quick Strips

    30 Dose (60 Strips)

    APPLICATION OVERVIEW

    Simplify your mite treatments.

    Formic Pro comes in easy-to-use strips that are specially formulated with the active ingredient: formic acid. This organic acid penetrates the brood cap, targeting mites where they reproduce and protecting baby bees when they’re most vulnerable. Designed to be used as part of an integrated pest management (IPM) program, follow the special precautions for safe and effective use.

    Application Video

    Watch the Formic Pro application video to learn about how it works and the two treatment options.

    Treatment Guidelines

    Follow these simple steps to get the best results from your Formic Pro treatment.

    Application Options & Instructions

    Formic Pro has two application options. Read the full instructions for 14-day and 20-day treatments.

    Guides & Documents

    Get all the info on our labels, and download the product SDS, organic certificate and field guide.

    HOW TO BUY

    Start using Formic Pro in your hives.

    Formic Pro is available through beekeeping supply stores and authorized distributors. Find NOD Apiary Products in your area:

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    PRODUCT FAQ

    Answering your questions from the field.

    We want to help you provide the best treatment possible. We’ve collected the most common questions straight from our customers to ensure straightforward answers from our team.

    Top Questions

    Should I close off all entrances except the fully open bottom entrance?

    The strips that I am using now seem to be a different formulation than 2 years ago, what has changed?

    Can I treat my newly split nucs, if they contain only 4 or 5 frames of bees?

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