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Old 11-29-2019, 02:41 AM
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Default Re: How long does everyone Melanogaster cultures last?

Originally Posted by Socratic Monologue View Post
I used mite paper in the beginning, but after watching mites crawl over it apparently without issue, I switched to a DE moat, with each cx cup sitting in a (shorter, slightly larger diameter) cup sprayed with permethrin.
My understanding has been that the active ingredient in mite spray/paper doesn't kill the mites, but instead renders them sterile and unable to reproduce.

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