MAA 2020

    Desert locust outbreak at crisis point

    A desert-locust plague in the Horn of Africa has reached critical proportions, according to Gro Intelligence, a privately funded commodity…

    East Africa locust swarms gather as coronavirus curbs delay pesticides

    Coronavirus-linked flight restrictions are hampering efforts to wipe out locust swarms on the verge of devastating crops in eastern Africa,…

    The cost of fighting desert locusts in East Africa has doubled

    The money needed to combat a desert locust outbreak in eastern Africa has doubled to $138 million, the Food and…


    An insight into environment in the African agriculture sector.