Govt. against excessive use of chemical pesticides

February 2008
Chemical Business;Feb2008, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p70
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of the government of India to encourage farmers to shift to bio-pesticides and avoid using chemical pesticides. Minister of State for Agriculture Kanti Lal Bhuria expressed her thoughts on biopesticides during the first global conference on Agrochemicals Protecting Crop, Health and Natural Environment held in New Delhi. S. A. Patil, director of Indian Agricultural Research Institute, also gave his views on agrochemicals.


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