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The lessons for Australian beekeepers - the New Zealand experience with pes
Program Honey Bee
Research organisation New South Wales Department of Industry and Investment for and on behalf of the State of NSW - Inactive
Objective summary To provide to the Australian beekeeping industry the opportunity to learn from the success and failures of the New Zealand beekeeping industry primarily focused on the introduction of the exotic bee mite Varroa but also including pollination management systems the industry managed AFB program and any aspect of value to the Australian beekeeper.
Project Stage Closed
Project start date Saturday, July 01, 2006
Project completion date Sunday, March 30, 2008
Journal articles from project Not Available
National priority An environmentally sustainable Australia
Rural priority Biosecurity
RIRDC goal HBE-Reduce the incidence and impact of pests and diseases on the beekeeping and pollination services industries
Principal researcher Doug Somerville
Research manager Dave Alden
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