The hungry pest threatening Africa's crops
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Fall armyworms threaten Africa's crops

A very hungry variety of this caterpillar, which is new to Africa, is threatening crops in more than 20 countries on the continent, some of which are struggling to cope with recent droughts.

Why is this tiny pest such a huge threat and what is being done to stop it?

  • 01 Aug 2017
  • From the section Africa
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