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Food Security Early Warning System Agromet Update 2016/2017 Agricultural Season, Issue 03 Month: December

Highlights

  • Rains improved in many areas that were affected by severe drought last season
  • Poor rains have been received in Tanzania and parts of Madagascar, with likely impacts on crop production in affected areas
  • An armyworm outbreak has affected the region, with reports of outbreaks in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi. The outbreak in Zambia is particularly severe
     
Organization(s): 
Southern African Development Community
Original Publication Date: 
13 Jan 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Theme(s): 
Climate
Environment
Information Management
Preparedness