Oct 31, 2020
Locusts are one of the most damaging agricultural pests in the world, causing problems since ancient times all the way up until today. This episode, we talk with Ellen Weatherford of the Just the Zoo of Us podcast to learn more about these frightening insects for a special Halloween special.
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National Geographic: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrates/group/locusts/#close
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: http://www.fao.org/locusts/faqs/en/
BBC article: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-52394888
Thomas Reuters Foundation: https://news.trust.org/item/20200702061455-6thv0/
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