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What is sprayed on crops to protect them from pests?

Some information on protection of crops from pests are discussed below. Also check out information on advantages and disadvantages to know more about pesticides.

Pesticides is sprayed on crops to protect them from harmful pests. 

  1. Farmers generally uses pesticides to keep the plants free from pests and disease, they uses pesticides such as herbicides, insecticides, fungicides etc., for the crop protection.
  2. Pesticides protects crops from insects, fungi and weeds and maintains the quality of the crops.
  3. Pesticides increases yields and food supplies.
  4. Pesticides is sprayed on standing crops in the field which protects them from harmful insects.
  5. Pesticides can also be used to control household pests such as rodents, insects. 

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Organic Farming

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.