Saudi Arabia provides Yemen with 15 tons of desert locust pesticides

January 26, 2014

The Kingdom has provided Yemen with 15 tons of pesticides to support the Yemeni Agriculture Ministry’s efforts to control desert locusts. Yemeni Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation Fareed Mujawar said in a statement today that the Kingdom’s support comes within the framework of bilateral cooperation to tackle this problem, which threatens food security in the region.