Redlegged Resistance: Yorke and North Crops Damaged By Earth Mites

Farmers have been dealt another blow recently, with crops across South Australia infested with a number of redlegged earth mites (RLEM). Scientifically known as the Halotydeus destructor, these major pests do exactly that; destroy crops by lacerating plant tissue and sucking up the nutrients. This results in the decelerating of photosynthesis and...