Fall armyworm status and distribution

Estimated yield loss: More than 33,000 hectares have been reportedly destroyed by Fall Armyworms according to the Ministry of Agriculture, which amounts to 44,500 tons of production lost – 3.4% of the forecasted national production for 2016-17 (Agro Afrique de l’Ouest 03/10/2016). -ACAPS Thematic Report: Armyworm outbreak in Africa (23 March 2017)



Africa- Fall armyworm outbreaks. ACAPS Thematic Report (2017).