Skip to Content

Sustainability Events

Livestream Locust Symposium

Current Locust Outbreaks: Challenges, Opportunities, and Synergies

Outbreaks of the Desert Locust and South American Locust are threatening the livelihoods of millions. Hear updates by experts from affected regions, representatives from international organizations responding to the outbreaks, food security experts, and locust researchers.

If you are attending the Entomological Society of America Meeting this year, mark your calendar for this special livestream locust symposium following the opening plenary.

Organizers:

Esther N. Ngumbi, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign 
Urbana, Illinois



Arianne Cease, Arizona State University 
Tempe, Arizona

Fikru Haile, Corteva Agriscience 
Johnston, Iowa



Sonny Ramaswamy, Redmond, WA

Erin Cadwalader, Annapolis, MD



 Details and registration found HERE

*Note you must be registered for the conference to attend this event.

Monday, November 16, 2020
1:00 – 4:00 p.m. EST