Pesticides uses in certain peanut growing areas in senegal.
In order to protect their crops from pests attack, producers resort to pesticides use, yet poor control of this practice may have negative consequences on their own person, on environment and cause emergence of resistance in the target organisms. The objective of this study is to identify the various pesticides used in peanut growing areas and to know their use. It is based on surveys conducted in 4 areas. 84% of producers use these products. They are mainly found in powder or pellets form and carbamates family are mostly used. However, the lack of training and information for producers is a real problem in the different areas.
Auteur(s) : Aizan M.A.R.G., sembène M.
Pages : 79-85
Année de publication : 2017
Revue : International Journal of Advenced Research.
N° de volume : 5 (11)
Type : Article
Mise en ligne par : SEMBENE Mbacké