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600, 000 Farming Households In Akwa Ibom Are Using Bad Pesticides



Photo Credit: George Monbiot's blog + Pesticides.


600, 000 Farming Households In Akwa Ibom Are Using Bad Pesticides

Do you know that a report of a study done in Akwa Ibom State found that 600,000 farming households used pesticides of some type (usually improperly, and usually banned pesticides because they were the cheapest even on the black market). And I can bet you that the government is totally ignorant of this catastrophe!

Read the full report of Dr. AJ Udoh on http://www.pan-uk.org/pestnews/Issue/pn40/pn40p8.htm







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