Based in Maleny, Barung Landcare is a leading community-based organisation working to develop ethical solutions for a sustainable future. We support local and regional community empowerment to conserve and enhance the rich diversity of natural resources of the Blackall Range and surrounding environs.
New Australian stingless bee disease
This is a notification to the Australian stingless bee industry stakeholders that there have been several reported incidences of brood disease and colony deaths in the last two years. Reports of increased incidences have come to light in recent times. As a result of these reports, Jenny Shanks, from the University of Western Sydney, has released the following report based on her research work in this area.