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Honey Robber vs Honey Bandit

Until a few years ago I used Bee-go on my fume boards to harvest honey supers. Some people say it smells like vomit, but it never bothered me. I guess over the years I got use to it. The only complaint I had is that the fumes would sometimes burn my eyes.  It’s a very effective product, but has become difficult to find. Three years ago I switched to Honey Robber. Even though it has the same active ingredient (butyric anhydride) as Bee-go it doesn’t work as well. In searching for alternative products I came across Honey Bandit with its claim to work better than Honey Robber so I purchased a bottle and decided to put it to the test.

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