Sugarcane farmers use beetles to tame pest
Sugar cane farmers in Uganda are using specially bred beetles to tame the voracious white scale pest that has robbed farmers off any harvest because of their destructive nature on sugar cane.
The innovative mode of scientifically wiping out the pest was discovered and introduced among cane [...]
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