Agriculture Victoria begins risk-based approach if Varroa mite incursion occurs in the state

Updated December 7 2023 - 2:20pm, first published November 29 2023 - 5:00am

A NEW "risk-based approach" will be implemented to slow the spread of Varroa mite if it is found within Victoria, as beekeepers continue to wait for a national management program for the parasite.


Philippe Perez


Philippe is a journalist for Australian Community Media's Stock & Land. He is based in Ballarat and covers all aspects of Victoria's farming community and industry. To get in contact, email

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