Select Harvests shares stung by spread of varroa mite

July 9 2022 - 10:00pm
Select Harvests said that pollination of 44 per cent of its almond orchards could potentially be disrupted by the varroa mite. Photo: Shutterstock/Sushaaa

Shares in Select Harvests (ASX code SHV) were badly stung last week by news that the dreaded varroa mite had been found in bee hives in NSW outside the exclusion zone around the original discovery at Newcastle.