Red Mite Damage

b2ap3_thumbnail_2013-06-05-13.41.58-362x640.jpgb2ap3_thumbnail_2013-06-05-13.42.34-362x640.jpgHave your worms ever looked this horrible? They are deformed, bad color, emaciated and not moving. This is a result of a bin going bad due to a very acidic worm bed environment encouraging  red mites to overpopulate. You will also discover a larger population of pot worms. There will always be a few red mites in a bin BUT they will multiply like rabbits in an acidic bed. The Red Mites attack the wigglers and suck them dry of body fluid