NSW DPI sentinel beehive surveillance system around the Port of Newcastle raises multi-billion dollar questions

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Updated February 1 2023 - 7:25am, first published July 4 2022 - 2:00pm

The NSW government should have checked "sentinel hives" around the Port of Newcastle more frequently to prevent the deadly varroa mite from breaching the surveillance system, a prominent beekeeper says.

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