Varroa mite pesticide University of Sydney research hormone receptors

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
August 1 2022 - 11:00pm
THREAT: A Varroa mite (inset) which creates headaches for European honey bees, and thus many areas requiring pollination.

IT'S never been done before, but Australian scientists are confident they create a pesticide that kills varroa mite without harming bees.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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