Buying dung beetles

Livestock producer | Dave Ferguson
Livestock producer | Dave Ferguson

The Dung Beetle Ecosystem Engineers (DBEE) project is currently rearing beetles for distribution to select sites. This includes new species of beetles that are currently not available in Australia. To register your interest in participating in the project, please visit our get involved page.

Listed below are commercial suppliers that may be able to assist you with dung beetles that are ideal to your needs.

 

Current suppliers

 

AVIARK BIOLOGICAL SERVICES AND TRAINING

Contact: John Allen
Phone: 0405 016 475
Email: aviark@yahoo.com
Location and distribution: Based in Mandurah, WA. Distributes beetles throughout Australia.

 

DUNG BEETLE SOLUTIONS INTERNATIONAL

Contact: Dr Bernard Doube
Phone: 08 8339 4158
Location and distribution: Based in South Australia and provides for winter-rainfall regions.

 

CREATION CARE PTY LTD

Contact: Greg Dalton
Phone: 08 8536 3075
Mob: 0408 890 416
Email: gregdalton@creationcare.com.au
Location and distribution: Based in Strathalbyn, SA. Distributes beetles throughout Australia.

 

SOILCAM

Contact: John Feehan
Phone: 0414 938 621
Location and distribution: Based in Canberra. Distributes beetles throughout Australia.

 

DUNG BEETLE INNOVATIONS

Contact: Dr Shaun Forgie
Location and distribution: New Zealand. Supplies dung beetles as a package to cover four seasons.