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Biopesticide for Sustainable Agriculture

Biopesticide for Sustainable Agriculture Imran Khan, Muhammad Umer, M. Umair Hassan and M. Mehran Aslam Agriculture is facing the threat of insect and disease since from the beginning of agriculture history. In the beginning man lives in cave and use wild plants for food and leaves for clothes. Human start …

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ENTOMOPATHOGENIC FUNGI, AN ECOFRIENDLY APPROACH TO COPE INSECT PEST.  Novel tactics in field of applied Entomology have reformed the ways for the management of notorious insect pests. Agriculture, being a mainstay of economy, contributes 23% in Gross Domestic product (GDP) and engaging approximately 45% of employed labor force. Instead of its undeniable …

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Role of Forests in Carbon Sequestration

                                 First of all we should know about the carbon sequestration that is commonly called carbon capture. Carbon sequestration is the climate engineering technique for the long term store or storage of carbon, atmospheric carbon dioxide …

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Food contamination from pesticides

Food contamination from pesticides Ingestion of pesticides through contaminated food supplies is a cause of concern for almost every one.This was most serious at the time when persistent insecticides, (organ chlorines) were commonly used on crops. There are many examples of pesticide poisoning through food (Hayes 1982). In Pakistan, very little …

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