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Locusts Being Added to Chicken Feed in Efforts to Fight Infestation

As the locust infestation becomes an increasingly dire problem, experts have been drafting strategies to combat the situation. In war-torn Yemen, where food shortage was already rampant, authorities have been encouraging people to eat locusts. In Saudia Arabia eating desert locusts is far from unheard of. Muhammad Khurshid from Pakistan’s …

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Wave of Locusts Entering From Iran Exacerbate Infestation

While urban centers struggle to deal with the pandemic, experts have been keeping track of another looming crisis; locust swarms have been razing crop fields across Africa and Asia. Balochistan has been the worst affected with 33 districts falling victim to the locust attack. However, the worst is far from …

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