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  1. Locust trouble? Why not turn them into supper?

    Posted Nov 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Sydney As parts of Australia struggle to deal with the worst locust plague in 30 years, a new cookbook has this advice for rural inhabitants: if you can't beat them, eat them. Cooking with Sky Prawns is the work of a pair of government agricultural officers in New South Wales and contains more than 20 locust recipes, including starters, main courses ...

  2. Host city warned as locusts loom

    Posted Jul 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Raymond Lee Beijing has been warned of a possible locust onslaught during the Olympic Games and authorities in neighbouring Inner Mongolia have been ordered to launch a pre-emptive strike. The capital is particularly prone to locusts migrating from grasslands in the north in August after the larvae emerge from soil. A plague this year could threaten some of the events. 'A possible ...

  3. Five more diseased trees on heritage list face the chop

    Posted Oct 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and did not respond to pesticide treatment. The other tree removed yesterday was a south China honey locust, near the southern slope of the mound at Victoria Park. It was suffering from serious ...



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