Locust Swarms

Agriculture ministry denies spread of locust swarms in Matrouh

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 09:21 GMT

The Agriculture Ministry dismissed reports circulated on some websites and social media about the spread of locust swarms in Matrouh governorate.

Authorities deny locust swarm attacks, say detected individual cases

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 - 02:57 GMT

A spokesman of the Ministry of Agriculture denied any locust swarm attack on Egypt, saying the ministry only detected, through its centers nationwide, some individual cases.

As danger looms, Egypt prepares for probable locust attack

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 - 04:20 GMT

A locust outbreak in Sudan and Eritrea is spreading rapidly along both sides of the Red Sea to Saudi Arabia and Egypt, the U.N. FAO warned.