Searched for: Locust

17 submissions found.

Score 36
4/1/2020 8:21:14 AM -

China.org.cn http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2020-03/30/content_75874924.htm

TEHRAN, March 29 (Xinhua) -- Iran on Sunday called on Saudi Arabia to contribute more to a fight against the locust plague that threatens crops and food security …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
3/19/2020 8:56:18 AM -

IFP News https://ifpnews.com/billions-of-locusts-swarm-southern-iran

While the entire Iran is struggling to cope with the outbreak of coronavirus, five southern provinces have braced themselves for another uninvited guest -the swarms of locusts some …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
3/3/2020 8:42:00 PM -

DefenceWeb https://www.defenceweb.co.za/security/human-security/locust-threat-in-east-africa-increases/

Countries in East Africa are racing against time to prevent new swarms of locusts wreaking havoc on crops and livelihoods after the worst …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
2/27/2020 6:28:00 PM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-02-computer-based-simulator-insects-effects-pesticide.html

by University of Saskatchewan University of Saskatchewan (USask) researchers have used a novel combination of techniques to compare the effects of two …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
2/22/2020 11:26:00 AM -

XinhuaNet http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2020-02/17/c_138792259.htm

TEHRAN, Feb. 17 (Xinhua) -- Survived from the locust plague in 2019, Iran is gearing up efforts to deal with the new threats of the pests.

Iran is prepared to control the impending …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
2/17/2020 3:07:00 PM -

EurekAlert https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-02/uol-ftt021320.php OF LINCOLN

A new smartphone app to tackle pests destroying crops has been developed - and it could soon help farmers whose lands are being decimated by swarms of locusts …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
2/17/2020 2:47:31 PM -

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/02/somalia-unprecedented-effort-kill-massive-locust-swarms-biocontrol

By Erik Stokstad

Somalia, one of several African nations being hit hard by enormous swarms of locusts, is planning to control them with a …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
2/4/2020 9:15:20 AM -

ScienceAlert https://www.sciencealert.com/africa-is-having-its-worst-locust-swarm-in-decades-and-the-destructive-potential-is-unprecedented

CARLY CASSELLA If a swarm of locusts is indeed a symbol of wrath, then the climate in northern Africa must be …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'
Score 36
1/25/2020 10:52:43 AM -

New Vision Uganda https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1513873/locust-advance-uganda

By Geoffrey Mutegeki

Locusts can cover as much as 150km a day and a swarm can destroy crops sufficient to feed 2,500 people for a year, according to the United …

Found: 'locust' and inferring: 'locusts'