Varroa Mites & Protecting Our Bees
As an island nation, Australia has always had a unique opportunity when it comes to protecting itself from invasive pests. From farmers to beekeepers, we all work together to help protect our agricultural industry and the nation from many pests, weeds and even diseases that are common across the globe. An outbreak of Varroa Mites in Australia is once again threatening apiculture and wild bees alike. But what are these pests and what can be done to protect our bees?