Varroa resistance could be in our own backyard

Dakota Tait
October 24 2023 - 12:00pm
Australia was the last major honey producing country free of varroa mite. Picture by Shutterstock.
Australia was the last major honey producing country free of varroa mite. Picture by Shutterstock.

Genetic research and a coordinated response could be crucial to building resilience as the Australian honey bee industry learns to live with Varroa mite.

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Dakota Tait

Dakota Tait

Agricultural Digital Journalist

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