posted on Mar, 5 2013 @ 12:47 AM
Originally posted by theAnswer1111
reply to post by ausername
It's definitely something I have not heard of happening in a while. I found this Wikipedia article about the desert locust:
The last major desert locust upsurge in 2004–05 caused significant crop losses in West Africa and had a negative impact on food security in the
To add, locusts were made as a sign of judgment. Another example being;
Malachi 3:9-12 KJV
Ye are cursed with a curse: for ye have robbed me, even this whole nation.
 Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the Lord of hosts, if I will
not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it .
 And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast her fruit before
the time in the field, saith the Lord of hosts.
 And all nations shall call you blessed: for ye shall be a delightsome land, saith the Lord of hosts.