Locust attacks

Topics Covered: Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage. Locust attacks What to study? For Prelims: What are locusts, how they affect crops? Affected countries. For Mains: Concerns, effects, challenges and ways to address them. Context: Locusts normally arrive during July-October, but have already …

Locust attacks

Topics Covered: Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage. Locust attacks What to study? For Prelims: What are locusts, how they affect crops? Affected countries. For Mains: Concerns, effects, challenges and ways to address them. Context: During the past few weeks, major locust attacks …