Tamworth beekeepers sickened by news of growing Varroa threat

Jonathan Hawes
September 3 2023 - 5:30pm

Beekeepers have taken a significant blow in the ongoing war against Varroa mite - an invasive parasite which threatens to wipe out all of Australia's wild bees - as the pest has spread to Tamworth for the first time.

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Jonathan Hawes

Jonathan Hawes


Originally from Austin, TX. "I wasn't born in Tamworth but I got here as soon as I could!" Jonathan covers a little bit of everything, but his main priorities are Tamworth Regional Council, Business, and Property. Send story tips to Jonathan via jonathan.hawes@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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