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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: October 19, 2021
  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. New surveillance project to monitor honey bee pests
      Hort Innovation and Plant Health Australia (PHA) are proud to announce a new three-year National Bee Pest Surveillance Program (NBPSP). Funded by Hort Innovation, the Australian Honey Bee Industry Council and Grains Producers Australia (GPA), in collaboration with state … Updated: December 23, 2021
  4. Victorian Industry Liaison training delivered
    PHA and Agriculture Victoria delivered training on 4 October, as part of the Industry Liaison (IL) training program. Due to the uncertainty of COVID-19 restrictions, the workshop was delivered virtually over two sessions. The workshop was attended by government and … Updated: November 11, 2021
  5. David Schlipalius
    David Schlipalius is the new Bee Biosecurity Officer (BBO) for Queensland while Rebecca Laws is on leave. David has been a research entomologist for more than 20 years and has a Bachelor of Science majoring in Entomology and a PhD … Updated: November 9, 2021
  6. James Sheehan
    Bee Biosecurity Officer Department of Primary Industries and Regions Western Australia A rural lad a heart, James Sheehan grew up on a mixed grazing property in south-east Queensland. James developed an interest in bees when he was young and has … Updated: October 18, 2021
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Acute bee paralysis virus (ABPV)
    High priority pest of: Honey bees… Updated: January 23, 2018