only a sample of one but given that "plagues" of locusts seem to be thing this year, there also was one in 2010 that was record breaking. Could be nothing, maybe some country every year has the worst plague evar or might they be tied in weather shifts brought on by changes in solar output?
Australia faces worst plague of locusts in 75 years
Ideal breeding conditions for grasshoppersare expected to cost farmers billions
By Paul Rodgers
Sunday 26 September 2010 00:00