Tasmanian wins 2018 National Student Award

Tasmanian wins 2018 National Student Award

Bee researcher takes top prize

Farm office

06 MAY 2018
Bee Pest Surveillance program given a boost

Bee Pest Surveillance program given a boost

Government commits more than $500,000 to Plant Health Australia

Agronomy

21 AUGUST 2017
Beekeepers ecstatic over public land legislation

Beekeepers ecstatic over public land legislation

VICTORIAN beekeepers have applauded the decision to dramatically slash red tape for bee sites on public...

Archive

01 APRIL 2016
Large African Hive Beetles possibly on-route to Australia

Large African Hive Beetles possibly on-route to Australia

THE potentially devastating Large African Hive Beetles are the latest bee pests in the spotlight, as...

Agronomy

21 SEPTEMBER 2015
Bee industry warns of damaging aphid control methods

Bee industry warns of damaging aphid control methods

WITH aphids impacting canola crops in parts of the country, a warning has been issued about the damage...

Agronomy

26 AUGUST 2015
Vigilance important when it comes to bee stings

Vigilance important when it comes to bee stings

BEE stings are part and parcel when it comes to beekeeping, but while they are considered a minor inconvenience...

Archive

05 AUGUST 2015
Nosema warning to beekeepers

Nosema warning to beekeepers

BEEKEEPERS are being urged to monitor their hives closely after mating flights following research showed...

Agronomy

15 JUNE 2015
Anti-aphid chemical may harm bees

Anti-aphid chemical may harm bees

AUSTRALIA'S peak bee industry body has warned the use of chemicals to control aphids may have a devastating...

Archive

14 JULY 2014
Social network of bees and wasps investigated

Social network of bees and wasps investigated

  Researcher Mark Murphy is from UWA's School of Animal Biology and has been working at 48 sites of...

Archive

25 JUNE 2014
Honey levy needs to be increased to save bees

Honey levy needs to be increased to save bees

BEEKEEPERS are being urged to vote on a proposed increase to the honey levy to fund the National Bee...

Archive

10 MARCH 2014
Plenty of buzz about vulnerability of ports

Plenty of buzz about vulnerability of ports

HOT spots for potential exotic bee pest invasion have been identified in a new report, with east coast...

Archive

20 NOVEMBER 2013
Aussies abuzz at Canadian queens

Aussies abuzz at Canadian queens

THE first shipment of queen bees to arrive in Australia in seven years is causing quite a buzz, promising...

Archive

24 SEPTEMBER 2013