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  1. Honey bees
    Currently Australia is free of many serious honey bee pests that damage the health of European honey bees overseas. A number of programs have been developed to help protect Australia’s honey bees from exotic pests, and to preserve the pollination … Updated: March 18, 2019
  2. Honey bees
    The Australian Honey Bee Industry Council (AHBIC) is the peak honey bee industry body that represents the interests of its member state beekeeping organisations and beekeepers from around Australia. Responsibilities of the representative body include: biosecurity planning and implementation at … Updated: July 21, 2021
  3. Exercise Bee Prepared
    The Australian and state governments and the beekeeping industry participated in Exercise Bee Prepared this year to improve their readiness to respond to a detection of varroa mite (Varroa destructor). For the exercise, Plant Health Australia facilitated a … Updated: January 15, 2019
  4. Exercise Bee Prepared
    Australian governments and the beekeeping industry are improving their readiness to respond to a detection of varroa mite (Varroa destructor) by taking part in Exercise Bee Prepared. In this exercise program, PHA facilitates the delivery of workshops across … Updated: August 23, 2018
  5. Beekeepers urged to adopt Biosecurity Code of Practice
    Beekeepers nationally, commercial and hobby, are being urged to adopt the Australian Honey Bee Industry Biosecurity Code of Practice to keep their bees healthy and to safeguard honey bee and pollination dependent industries. Honey production is worth more than $100 … Updated: August 1, 2018
  6. Acute bee paralysis virus (ABPV)
    High priority pest of: Honey bees… Updated: January 23, 2018
  7. Surveillance programs
    Surveillance for endemic and exotic pests Post-border surveillance activities for exotic plant pests are carried out by governments, industries and the wider community to provide information for: Early detection: surveillance designed to detect new pest incursions before they become … Updated: July 21, 2021
  8. National Bee Biosecurity Program
    Currently Australia is free of many serious honey bee pests that damage the health of European honey bees overseas. A number of programs have been developed to help protect Australia’s honey bees from exotic pests, and to preserve the pollination … Updated: March 10, 2021
  9. Jenny Shanks
    Manager, Bee Biosecurity & Surveillance Dr Jenny Shanks joined PHA in 2016 as a Project Officer working with honey bee and pollination-reliant industries. In 2018 Jenny become the Coordinator of the National Bee Pest Surveillance Program, and in late 2020 … Updated: January 15, 2021
  10. Neonicotinoids and other insecticides
    Neonicotinoids and other insecticides – research and stewardship symposium Wednesday 9 April 2014 Symposium report Neonicotinoids and other insecticides: Research and stewardship symposium Program and presentations Click on the name of the presenter to download a copy of the presentation … Updated: December 9, 2016