Which country is under a severe threat of ‘Varroa mite plague’?

A. Australia
B. Egypt
C. China
D. Japan

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Australia


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Australian authorities have killed millions of honeybees recently in an effort to stop a catastrophic parasite plague from spreading to other parts of the country. The honey sector, which is Australia’s multimillion-dollar business, is under severe threat from the outbreak of the varroa mite. Varroa mite or Varroa destructor is a parasitic bug that attacks and feeds on honeybees.