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Kenya fears grow as aerial locust spraying fails

Kenya fears grow as aerial locust spraying fails

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  1. This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](https://www.nation.co.ke/news/Fears-grow-as-aerial-locust-spraying-fails/1056-5419758-ytbexdz/index.html) reduced by 83%. (I’m a bot)
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    > Thursday January 16 2020 Aerial spraying of desert locusts in Kipsing on the border of Isiolo and Laikipia counties on January 13, 2020.

    > On Wednesday, there were fears that the ''war on the locusts'' may take longer after it was established that the pesticides being used in aerial spraying were ineffective.

    > "The adult locusts are resistant to the pesticides and aerial spraying might not produce maximum results. We may shift to hand pumps and perhaps even source a more effective chemical," one of the representatives said.

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  2. A possible solution:

    [***According to the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), locusts are usually stir-fried, roasted or boiled and eaten immediately or dried and eaten later.***](https://www.nation.co.ke/news/explainers/Explainer–How-to-prepare-a-locust-meal/5337446-5413060-odvdk6z/index.html)

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