Locust

Otjozondjupa discuss ways to mitigate effects of locust infestation

by editor1 / Apr 21, 2021 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

Regional and local authority leaders in the Otjozondjupa Region are discussing ways to mitigate the effects of locust infestation and disaster risk management.

Locust swarm invades Kavango East

by editor1 / Oct 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-A swarm of African migratory red locusts has invaded the Kavango East Region sparking fear among the residents and farmers on Thursday.

Namibia, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe face locust outbreak

by editor1 / Sep 05, 2020 / 0 comments
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Wikipedia

-Namibia, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe could experience food and nutrition insecurity due to the outbreak of African Migratory Locust. UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation issued the warning during the launch of an emergency response effort to control the swarms.

Concern over food security in Zambezi following locust outbreak

by editor1 / Apr 08, 2020 / 0 comments

-A communal farmer at Malundu Village in the Zambezi Region's Sibbinda Constituency has expressed concern over food insecurity, following an outbreak of locusts there.

Locust infestation leaves a trail of destruction in Katima Rural Constituency

by editor1 / Feb 23, 2020 / 0 comments

-Swarms of locusts have invaded maize fields at Muhundu in Katima Rural Constituency over the past week leaving a trail of destruction.