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pesticides

Chemicals that kill plant, animal and other pests, and may also pollute food and water supplies. Well-known toxic pesticides include Aldrin, Chlordane and DDT. See chlorinated hydrocarbons, organophosphates.
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MULTAN -- :A team of the Pest Warning and Quality Control of Pesticide seized fake pesticides worth Rs 3.5 million here on Thursday.
Fact.MR has announced the addition of the "Neem Pesticides Market Forecast, Trend Analysis, & Competition Tracking - Global Market Insights 2019 to 2029"report to their offering.
FAISALABAD -- Pesticide Task Force has nabbed three shopkeepers on the charge of selling expired pesticides during last 24 hours.
The spokesman of Agriculture Department Punjab said that taskforce committee has been formulated by Chief Minister Punjab under the 100 day plan of the Prime Minister Imran Khan to monitor the pesticides.
Funded by the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry, the program will allow Oklahomans to properly dispose of unwanted pesticides at the event.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MoAF) seized eight tonnes of banned pesticides in North Batinah recently.
There are serious ecological and environmental problems with over reliance on pesticides. Persistence of pesticides in the food chain (Carson et al., 1962) and the development of resistance in pests towards pesticides (Brown 1971) are the two serious problems encountered.
Summary: New decree aims to regulate import, export and circulation of pesticides in UAE
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) publishes annual reports (Pesticide Use Reporting, or PUR) that provide a unique opportunity to review the application of pesticides to Lodi vineyards.
Pesticide production in the world shows a sudden escalating trend because of severe problems which are arising from the use of synthetic pesticides.
Published on Thursday, 13 March 2014 09:45 Banned, restricted and allowed Pesticides spread diseases and are misused by farmers.
SANA'A, March 5--The Ministry of Agriculture confiscated 120 tons of legal pesticides this week belonging to a local pesticides importing company.

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