Narrabri Varroa mite detection leaves beekeepers concerned ahead of almond pollination season

Tess Kelly
By Tess Kelly
Updated July 6 2022 - 12:22am, first published July 5 2022 - 6:45am
LOCKDOWN: Justin Wall from Wall's Honey Co said the detection in Narrabri was concerning. Photo: Peter Hardin

THOUSANDS of bee hives have been inspected across Tamworth and the North West today after a new Varroa mite detection was found in Narrabri.

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Tess Kelly

Tess Kelly

Journalist

Tess Kelly is a journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on education, Gunnedah and the Liverpool Plains region. Story tips can be sent to tess.kelly@austcommunitymedia.com.au and you can keep up with what's happening around the region via @TessKelly_ on Twitter.