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With Food Security at Risk, India Braces up for the Largest Locust Attack in 27 Years

The threat of the largest locust attack in 27 years is looming over the north-western states in India amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Locusts are essentially harmless creatures, unless they become more plentiful, in which case they can have devastating effects on their path of movement.  When locusts come together and form swarms, they become gregarious…Continue readingWith Food Security at Risk, India Braces up for the Largest Locust Attack in 27 Years