Africa's Food Supply Vulnerable to Armyworm Attack - Again
Remember last year's Fall Armyworm invasion on our staple crops across Southern Africa and how it wiped out entire fields? Well, the Namibian government has warned that the country is likely to experience another outbreak - making it a threat to the whole of Southern Africa and the continent, as the crop-destroying caterpillar is hard to contain.
The United Nation's Food and Agriculture Organization has entered into two agreements worth U.S.$2million with the Tanzanian agricultural ministry to boost surveillance of fall ... Read more »
We're under attack by an army of worms and the invasion poses a major threat to our food security. The Fall armyworm is adding to the devastation already caused by the native ... Read more »