Army worms have destroyed hundreds of acres of maize crops in the country's North Rift area. "This spells doom for us when coupled with the high cost of farm inputs, the drought in some parts of the region and the unstable maize market in the country," said a farmer.
Army worms have infested maize farms in the North Rift (file photo).
Nation, 7 April 2017
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