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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 …

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2/13/2020 1:49:32 PM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9188240/next-east-africa-locust-swarms-will-be-airborne-in-3-to-4-weeks/

UN agronomy experts: The locusts that are currently still baby desert locusts in Somalia will become East Africa's next plague …

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1/30/2020 12:30:25 PM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-01-net-viable-biological-options-fall.html

by CABI

The 'net' is closing in on more viable biological control agents to fight the scourge of the fall armyworm (FAW) pest which is already wreaking havoc in most …

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12/4/2019 6:00:00 PM -

ReliefWeb https://reliefweb.int/report/world/fao-launches-2020-un-s-international-year-plant-health

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from Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Plants make up 80 percent of our food but are under constant and increasing …

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11/9/2019 7:32:57 AM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2019-11-minimizing-post-harvest-food-losses.html

by Graz University of Technology The crops have been harvested. Now it is important to store the various crops well and to preserve them as long and as carefully as …

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10/5/2019 7:10:00 AM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9150426/the-un-launches-emergency-project-to-help-fight-tr4/

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has launched an emergency project under its Technical Cooperation Program to …

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6/21/2019 8:17:57 AM -

Reliefweb https://reliefweb.int/report/world/consultative-meeting-fall-armyworm-asia-meeting-report

You may recall that John Wightman gave us his impressions on this meeting a few weeks ago. FAO have now issued the official report

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from Food …
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4/20/2019 4:57:14 PM -

A note from John Wightman

There are 5 FAO position papers that are mainly for Africa but fill out the brief report I sent you. They do show pictures of FAW which tell you that the caterpillar are like muddy coloured S. litura and that the moths have …

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4/11/2019 8:30:54 AM -
As members will know, the FAO held a Fall Armyworm in Asia: Consultative Meeting in Bangkok 20-22 March 2019.
John Wightman was invited to attend the meeting based on his extensive experience dealing with Spodoptera lituraand other …
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