Category: Locust

Millions of locusts swarm Trinidad, infesting homes, plaguing residents and devastating crops

The people of Princes Town have been living in a horror movie for the past two weeks. The Moruga locusts (Coscineuta virens) have swarmed by the millions, munching through fruit trees and ornamental plants, and threatening to destroy acres of crops in surrounding farmlands. Cars driving through the area are often covered by the insects, […] Read More

Devastation Looms for Millions in Africa

Thus saith the LORD of hosts, Behold, evil shall go forth from nation to nation, and a great whirlwind shall be raised up from the coasts of the earth” .Jeremiah 25:32 The present conflict that we see developing in our world is indeed terrible—far more terrible than anything we have seen since the death and […] Read More

Apocalyptic Locust Coming to Devour Iran and Pakistan

These insects of the apocalypse eat their own body weight in food every day. And they are breeding so fast that numbers could grow four hundredfold by June. In January, the UN appealed for $76m (£59m) to tackle the crisis. That figure has now risen to $138m. But so far, only $52m has been received. […] Read More