Topic archives: honey industry

Bee invasion: flying Asian ‘cane toad’ a $6 billion threat

March 2, 2011 4

Apiarists from around the country have descended on Canberra this week to fight the government's decision to halt its funding of the eradication of the Asian honey bee.

British burglers steal bees for black market

April 28, 2009

With a recent drop in the British bee population, thieves are stealing large numbers of honey bees from bee-keepers and possibly selling them on the black market.