Locust plague spreads to Europe as Sardinia sees worst

Locust plague spreads to Europe as Sardinia sees worst attack in 70 years, Italy

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After ravaging countries in Africa, the Middle East, and India, swarms of locust have now made their way to Europe as the Italian region of Sardinia recently saw its worst attack in 70 years. Around 30 000 ha (74 000 acres) of crops have been affected in Nuoro City alone, according to the Italian Journalist Agency (AGI). MORE