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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris .
Written in English


  • Fertilizer industry.,
  • Pesticides industry.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Giovanni Rufo.
SeriesTechnical change and economic policy
ContributionsOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 78 p. :
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22078784M

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CHAPTER 10 PESTICIDES, FERTILIZERS AND FOOD SAFETY FIGURE 2 AMOUNT OF PESTICIDES USED IN KG/HA IN SELECTED ARAB COUNTRIES Kg of pesticides p er hect are L e b a n o n K u w a i t Q a t a r E g y p t J o r d a n B a h r a i n O m a n Y e m e n S a u d i A r a b i a S y r i a A l g e i a T u n i s i a I r a q 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 Source: ESCWA, File Size: KB. As can be seen in Figure 1, in India 76% of the pesticide used is insecticide, as against 44% globally (Mathur, ). The use of herbicides and fungicides is correspondingly less heavy. The main use of pesticides in India is for cotton crops (45%), followed by paddy and by: Fertilizers and Pesticides. Fertilizers are compounds that are added to plants to promote growth. There are two types of fertilizers - organic and inorganic. Organic fertilizers are carbon based and are composed of organic matter like leaves, cow dung and parts of plants. Pesticide Manufacturing in the US industry trends () Pesticide Manufacturing in the US industry outlook () poll Average industry growth x.x lock Purchase this report or a membership to unlock the average company profit margin for this industry.