"Giant swarms, millions strong, are stripping the land everywhere they descend, eating every carefully nurtured crop, ravaging trees, leaving cattle and goats with nothing to feed on, ruining farmers and creating devastation in areas already reeling from drought, plant pests, conflict or all three.
A square kilometre of locusts eats enough food to feed 35,000 people every single day. Some of the swarms seen since the locusts first emerged from the Arabian Peninsula"
Why is no-one here dscussing locusts?
Many SSA farmers report to me thatg they have lost tneir crops!