Plagues of insects are wiping out forests, crops and livestock around the world

Aug 21, 2020 (OPINION) ETH – While everyone is preoccupied with the coronavirus, elections, and civil unrest, we are seeing forests, crops, and livestock being devoured by everything from locust plagues, beetles, lanternflies, and ticks. It’s not just Africa that is being devastated by locusts but a plague of mountain pine beetles, no bigger than a grain of rice, … Continue reading Plagues of insects are wiping out forests, crops and livestock around the world

Biblical Swarms of Voracious Locusts Jump From Argentina to Brazil, Threatening Winter Crops – Devastating Plague Heading North With Colombia, Guatemala, El Salvador and Belize Already Reporting Insects – Mexico and the U.S. Next?

ByStrange Sounds - Jul 20, 2020 Weather conditions may be forming to send a cloud of locusts in northern Argentina over the border to Brazil, threatening winter crops. That would add even more pressure on the already collapsing global food network.   Weather conditions may be forming to send a cloud of locusts in northern Argentina … Continue reading Biblical Swarms of Voracious Locusts Jump From Argentina to Brazil, Threatening Winter Crops – Devastating Plague Heading North With Colombia, Guatemala, El Salvador and Belize Already Reporting Insects – Mexico and the U.S. Next?

Biblical Locust Plagues Are Currently Ravaging Crops and Threatening Livelihoods on 4 Continents and the Worst Is to Come in Southwest Asia

By Strange Sounds - Jul 7, 2020 The unprecedented Desert Locust threat to food security and livelihoods persists in the Horn of Africa and is increasing in southwest Asia. Trillions of voracious locusts are stretching over thousands of miles. Horn of Africa In the Horn of Africa, second-generation spring swarms are present in northwest Kenya, eastern Ethiopia, … Continue reading Biblical Locust Plagues Are Currently Ravaging Crops and Threatening Livelihoods on 4 Continents and the Worst Is to Come in Southwest Asia

‘Overtaken by aliens’: India facing worst locust attack in 25 years

Scientists say voracious bugs are faster than in previous infestations Jeffrey Gettleman, Suhasini Raj 5 days ago    Magan Doodi, a groundskeeper at a golf course in Jaipur, was making his rounds earlier this week when he saw the sky suddenly turn a weird pink. It wasn’t some quirk of the weather. It was locusts – millions of … Continue reading ‘Overtaken by aliens’: India facing worst locust attack in 25 years

Huge swarms of locusts rip through 500,000 acres of crops in Ethiopia leaving a million facing food crisis as Africa braces for another destructive plague

A United Nations report found millions of citizens in need of emergency food aid Africa is braced for a second wave which could be 20 times more than the first Breeding has been spurred by one of the wettest rainy seasons in the region  By AF - PUBLISHED: 12:03 EDT, 13 April 2020 | UPDATED: 12:47 EDT, 13 April 2020 Billions … Continue reading Huge swarms of locusts rip through 500,000 acres of crops in Ethiopia leaving a million facing food crisis as Africa braces for another destructive plague

Locust numbers exploding: Swarms gather as heavy rains, closed borders and the coronavirus curbs delay pesticides: Millions of poor people poised for the second wave

Monday, 6 April 2020 Desert Locust situation update. Widespread rains to cause further deterioration in the situation. Widespread rains that fell in late March could allow a dramatic increase in locust numbers in East Africa, eastern Yemen and southern Iran during the coming months. The current situation in East Africa remains extremely alarming as hopper … Continue reading Locust numbers exploding: Swarms gather as heavy rains, closed borders and the coronavirus curbs delay pesticides: Millions of poor people poised for the second wave

2nd wave of locusts could hit one-third of world’s nations, warning says

Swarm can eat as much in a day as 35,000 people can eat By WND Staff - Published March 16, 2020 at 9:45pm When billions of locusts stripped hundreds of square miles of African croplands a few weeks ago, there were warnings it might get worse. Now, a second wave is about to descend that has … Continue reading 2nd wave of locusts could hit one-third of world’s nations, warning says

Locust populations continue to explode in size: Some areas expecting a 400x increase in the coming months representing an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods

Tuesday, 3 March 2020 New swarms forming in Somalia and starting in Kenya.  The situation remains extremely alarming in the Horn of Africa, specifically Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread breeding is in progress and new swarms are starting to form, representing an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods at the beginning of the upcoming cropping … Continue reading Locust populations continue to explode in size: Some areas expecting a 400x increase in the coming months representing an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods

Like a thief in the night! Locust Plague Timeline: The Biblical plague started ironically at the holiest site in Islam in 2019: It now stretches from the Chinese border to South Africa: New swarms in China, Botswana and South Sudan

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 The worst locust outbreak in nearly a hundred years is spreading fast, the FAO yesterday announced South Sudan and Botswana, the first southern African nation has been invaded by migratory locusts and in a separate, unconfirmed report the locust plague has reached the Western borders of coronavirus-hit China, the area of the plagues are … Continue reading Like a thief in the night! Locust Plague Timeline: The Biblical plague started ironically at the holiest site in Islam in 2019: It now stretches from the Chinese border to South Africa: New swarms in China, Botswana and South Sudan

360 Billion Locusts And Growing – A Plague Of ‘Biblical Proportions’ Is Destroying Crops Across The Middle East And Africa

February 3, 2020 by Michael Snyder What we are witnessing in east Africa and across much of the Middle East right now is hard to believe.  360 billion locusts are eating everything in sight, and UN officials are warning that this plague of “Biblical proportions” could get many times worse over the next several months.  Desert locusts … Continue reading 360 Billion Locusts And Growing – A Plague Of ‘Biblical Proportions’ Is Destroying Crops Across The Middle East And Africa