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Study on Locusts Agricultural Proverbs

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DOI: 10.23977/agrfem.2021.040108 | Downloads: 10 | Views: 551


Fen WANG 1


1 Shandong Agricultural University, School of Public Administration, Tai'an, Shandong 271000, China

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Locust disaster was one of the most serious natural disasters that affected the agricultural production. In the traditional society, it was almost devastating.The laboring people had accumulated rich locust knowledge and experience in fighting against the locust disaster, and some of them formed a proverb about locust agriculture. At present, the locust proverbs collected were classified into three types: Locust damage, locust knowledge and locust management.At the same time, he briefly analyzed the characteristics of the locust proverb, and pointed out that it had the features of scientific, regional and time effect.


Locust, Agricultural proverbs, Eliminate locust


Fen WANG. Study on Locusts Agricultural Proverbs. Agricultural & Forestry Economics and Management (2021) Vol. 4: 40-44. DOI:


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