Searched for: Locusts

17 submissions found.

Score 36
3/23/2020 8:44:24 AM -

Tasnim News Agency https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2020/03/19/2226813/fao-funds-programme-to-strengthen-iran-s-capacity-to-control-desert-locust

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - FAO provides Iran with the requisite knowledge, skills and equipment to combat desert …

Found: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 36
3/14/2020 5:54:15 PM -

Thomson Reuters Foundation News https://news.trust.org/item/20200309161608-f9elj/

by Dr. Nteranya Sanginga | International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
We explore the challenges of ending hunger and malnutrition as food production …
Found: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 36
2/29/2020 11:50:00 AM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9193079/everybody-duck/

Reportedly, the Chinese government has deployed 100,000 ducks in preparation for the locust invasion from Africa arriving at its borders. The Chinese media claim the birds -dubbed “ …

Found: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 36
5/3/2019 4:51:28 PM -

Blitz https://www.weeklyblitz.net/news/iran-attacked-by-terrible-locust-insects/

Vijaya Laxmi Tripura

In the past two weeks, swarms of locusts have attacked southern Iranian provinces. The locusts are reportedly originated from Saudi Arabia where there …

Found: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 18
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: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 18
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: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 18
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: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 18
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: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 18
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: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'
Score 18
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: 'locusts' and inferring: 'locust'