Argentina Is Facing The Worst Locust Plague In 50 Years
Officials say at this point, they can't stop the swarm; they can only hope to reduce the damage.By Kate Grumke | January 26, 2016
Argentina is facing a plague of locusts. (Video via Servicio Nacional De Sanidad Y Calidad Agroalimentaria)
Officials say it's the worst invasion the country has seen in 50 years.
The locusts are covering more than 700,000 hectareas or about 1.7 million acres in northern Argentina.