Welcome to AHBIC
The Australian Honey Bee Industry Council (AHBIC) is the national representative body for the honey bee industry.
AHBIC works to protect the long-term economic viability, security and prosperity of the sector and to promote the important links between the honey bee, beekeeping and healthy Australians.
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News & Events
- CEO Update January 2024
- Bee quick: New honey bee and pollination development grants to boost the industry
- AHBIC Varroa Treatment Table
- CEO Update December 2023
Did you know?
46,000 recreational beekeepers
1,800 commercial beekeepers
855K bee hives in Australia
20k tonnes average honey production per year (levied hives only)
65% of horticultural and agricultural crops require honey bees for pollination