TITLE

Satellites alert farmers to plagues of locusts

AUTHOR(S)
Lacoste, B.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;2/22/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1809, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a project by the European Space Agency and the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization on the battle to contain the locust in Africa and protect crops. The agencies will use satellite technology; How this works; Amount of damage they will do.
ACCESSION #
9203161174

 

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