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  1. Australian Native bees
    In recognition of the vulnerability of European honey bees to colony collapse events in other parts of the world, as well as increasing pressure brought about by climate change, chemical use, and habitat disturbance and reduction, Australian horticultural industries are … Updated: June 28, 2022
  2. 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
  3. 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: May 24, 2022
  4. Message from the CEO – July 2022
    The first six months of 2022 has certainly been jam packed with activity. As we enter the next six months and our new financial year, I really look forward to refocusing and building on our existing activities to support our … Updated: July 20, 2022
  5. A focus on Bee Biosecurity
    Following the buzz of World Bee Day celebrations last month, we continued our bee focus with PHA’s Kathryn Pagler, Bee Biosecurity Project Officer, attending the 4th Honey Bee Congress and the 3rd Native Bee Conference that both took … Updated: June 27, 2022
  6. The 3rd Australian Native Bee Conference
    The 3rd Australian Native Bee Conference will be held in Sydney, 11-12 June 2022. This biennial summit is the only national meeting on native bees, and will focus on unlocking their potential. Organizers expect several hundred participants to attend … Updated: May 17, 2022
  7. Beekeepers supported after severe weather
    Recent severe weather events in South-East Queensland and New South Wales have significantly impacted many beekeepers. Commercial and hobby beekeepers alike found themselves dealing with flood affected hives or had lost hives completely and needed to dispose of hive boxes … Updated: June 8, 2022
  8. NPBS – Scope of the strategy and guiding principles
    Scope of the strategy This strategy focuses on improved outcomes for the national plant biosecurity system and applies to plant pests and weeds that impact Australia’s plant industries, environment and community. For the purpose of this strategy, plant pests are … Updated: April 22, 2022
  9. NPBS – Introduction
    With many plant pests and weeds at our doorstep – ongoing investment to protect the livelihood of producers and the end-to-end supply chain has never been more important. Plant pests and weeds are capable of damaging our plant industries, food … Updated: April 22, 2022
  10. NPBS – Executive Summary
    The National Plant Biosecurity Strategy (strategy) provides a national framework to strengthen Australia’s plant biosecurity system. It sets the focus and strategic direction for plant biosecurity activities, and drives the way for effective collaboration and action by all participants, including … Updated: April 22, 2022