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Old 09-11-2010, 06:48 AM   #393
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Originally Posted by droptheclutch
There was a program back in the Rhodesia time where they sprayed the tsetse fly. We had to drive the cars into a shed on the side of the road going to Kariba where the car was sprayed with insecticide. I'm sure the current Zim govt has let that slide into oblivion as well.
Fantastic read MJ, thanks for the good dose of homesickness :)
Did it work? I keep hearing about how this insect causes immense economic damages. Here it clearly caused a lot of discomfort and maybe could have caused worse.
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