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Fall armyworm in Papua New Guinea: how big is the risk?

Written by Michael Bourke, Sim Sar Fall armyworm (FAW) is major pest of maize (corn), sugarcane and rice. This insect pest was reported in Western Province in early 2020. Maize is widely grown up to...

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India - Locust Attacks (ECHO Daily Flash of 25 May 2020)

3 Indian States of Madhya Pradesh (MP), Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh (UP) are currently dealing with locusts attack. This is the second round of locust attack in India after the December-February...

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Somalia: Flash Flooding Update #6, As of 24 May 2020

Situation Overview Flood waters started receding in some areas of Somalia, as the seasonal Gu’ (April-June) rains decline. In Belet Weyne district, Hiraan region, where 240,000 people including...

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GIEWS Country Brief: Somalia 22 May 2020

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Production of 2020 “Gu” main season cereals forecast at 15-25 percent below average due to floods, locusts and insecurity Unfavourable weather conditions affecting cereal...

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