Pesticides and Associated Impact on Human Health: A Case of Small Farmers in Southern Sindh, Pakistan

@article{Sheikh2011PesticidesAA,
  title={Pesticides and Associated Impact on Human Health: A Case of Small Farmers in Southern Sindh, Pakistan},
  author={Saghir Ahmed Sheikh},
  journal={Journal of pharmacy and nutrition sciences},
  year={2011},
  volume={1},
  pages={82-86}
}
  • S. A. Sheikh
  • Published 2011
  • Business
  • Journal of pharmacy and nutrition sciences
The unbridled use of pesticides in agriculture sector poses a serious environmental degradation problem besides, being intimately associated with public and workers health hazard. Although the use of pesticides help to considerably control diseases, hence reduce crop losses and result in better yield of the crops. Pesticides are particularly under use to improve production of crops like corn, vegetables, potatoes and cotton, although their unfavourable effects on environmental quality and human… 

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