August 12, 2018 | By: Jeff Frankliin
Lexington, Ky.

They have several names such harvest mites, harvest bugs, and even harvest lice.  Call them what you want, but most people know them as chiggers and how they can leave your skin red, irritated and with an itch you just can’t keep from scratching.  Chiggers are the topic on From The Ground Up from the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment with Mercer County horticulture extension agent Jessica Bessin.