Category: Locusts

$10 million donation to fight desert locusts

  A donation of $10 million (about Ksh1 billion) has been provided to enhance the fight against the desert locust in East Africa. The shot in…

We have pesticides ready for locust spraying, says industry regulator

  Kenya has the required pesticides to tackle the ongoing locust invasion, even as swarms threaten to decimate food, the Agrochemicals Association of Kenya (AAK) says….

Locust wave 20 times bigger than recent invasion looms

  With the planting season now in full gear, Kenyan farmers have to contend with a destructive new enemy. From Tuta absoluta in tomatoes, and the…

KSh0.000 items