Devastating mite found on US ship docked in Melbourne as the blood-sucking bugs threaten to destroy the entire country's colonies

The Varroa destructor is a mite which targets European honey bees and is known to decimate entire colonies and impact greatly on agriculture. Agriculture Victoria chief health plant officer Nigel Ainsworth told ABC News that they were first made aware of …
Source: Honey & Bee

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