Australia’s biosecurity regime is about to get a timely technological boost from an unlikely alliance.
- Australia is the only inhabited continent still free of Varroa destructor
- Researchers have trained AI to count bees and detect the mites inside a purple box attached to the front of the hive
- Apiarists hope the technology will help keep their industry safe
Some young tech-savvy aerospace engineers have joined forces with one of Australia’s largest dairy compa…