Permanent national park access sought for survival of bee industry

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated December 10 2020 - 8:23am, first published December 9 2020 - 8:00am
Wheatvale's Connor and Jacob Stevens are among the state's beekeepers struggling to keep their hives viable in the wake of drought and bushfires. Pictures supplied.

Queensland's beekeepers are calling for permanent access to the state's national parks to ensure the survival of their industry and the viability of the state's food production chain.

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Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

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