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What are the uses of Pesticides ?

Submitted by frndzzz on Mon, 06/22/2020 - 04:09

Some points on uses of pesticides  are as follows. So let us check it out its uses to know more about pesticides. Also find out some advantages and disadvantages to know more about pesticides in detail.

Some uses of pesticides are :

  • Pesticides increases food supplies. They increases profit for farmers.
  • They saves human lives (plague, malaria, typhus)
  • They works faster. They are effective and rapid.
  • Newer pest control methods are much safer and very effective than the older methods
  • They are used to control diseases, fungi, other pests on plants, vegetables, fruits and animals. 
  • They are used to kill weeds. They protects foods.
  • They control wide varieties of insects and also prevent the growth of molds
  • They protects crops and increases yields.

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Organic Farming

Submitted by frndzzz on Mon, 10/19/2015 - 08:11

Advantages and Disadvantages of organic farming are as follows. So let us check it out some pros and cons of organic farming to know more about it. Organic Farming is the type of Agriculture in which methods or techniques such as crop rotation, green manure, compost and biological pest control are used. This type of agriculture uses organic materials to improve the health of soil and crops.

Medicinal Uses of Amla Plants in Points

Submitted by frndzzz on Fri, 04/27/2018 - 04:42

Check out Medicinal Uses of Amla plants in Points which are discussed below. So let us find out some points on Medicinal uses to know more about Amla Plants.

Medicinal Uses of Amla Plants are :

Amla Plants can be used to stimulate Appetite.

Amla plants can also be used for diarrhea, dysentry and hemorrhage.

Amla plants can be used as an antioxidants as it contains vitamin C and polyphenols

They are also good for heart , eyes and brain

Amla also improves immunity and gives physical strength

Full Form of DDT in Biology

Submitted by frndzzz on Wed, 05/02/2018 - 07:34

DDTFull form in Biology can be defined in many ways are discussed below, so check it out different full form of the term BCG which is used in Biology.

The full form of DDT in biology is Dichloro Diphenyl Trichloroethane. It is colorless, odorless and tasteless chemical compound generally used in agriculture as an insecticide or pesticides.

DDT is used to kill mosquitos and very effective chemical compound  for prevention of malaria,

What are the uses and benefits of organic farming ?

Submitted by frndzzz on Fri, 01/03/2020 - 07:01

Points on uses and benefits of organic farming are discussed below. Organic farming provides long term benefits to environment and people. There are many advantages and disadvantages to be studied for more information. Method such as vermicompost, greenleaf manure, crop rotation, Manures, biofertilizers, animal husbandry and biological management is used.

How to Choose Watermelon Varieties

Submitted by frndzzz on Mon, 06/12/2017 - 04:22

While most of us can remember enjoying watermelons in the summertime as far back as childhood, it may be surprising to find out that today there are around two hundred different watermelon varieties grown. The traditional oblong green watermelon with pink flesh and black seeds is no longer the only choice. Today there are seedless varieties as well as the traditional watermelons with seeds.