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100. About Desert Locust 〜Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

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This is the 100th article of this Pick Up, which started in March 2020. While the spread of the new coronavirus is a major problem in the world, the desert locust has also become a major problem in East Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, and South India. JIRCAS is conducting ecological research to develop a control method for desert locust and we have received many questions about this transboundary insect pest. We have prepared a FAQ on midge grasshoppers, so if you are interested in midge grasshoppers, please click here.


Contributor: NAKASHIMA Kazuo (Program Director, Stable Agricultural Production)


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