Viruses of honey bees


Bee viruses are among a number of  pathogens that can contribute to the ill health of a colony.

Beekeepers need to be aware of bee viruses as well as other disease causing organisms to minimise the impact of these diseases where possible.

This Primefact describes the virus types currently known in Australia and some treatments to reduce their effect.


Primefact 997 First Edition

Published: 01 Feb 2010