Status and Suggestions of the Pesticide Use in the Protected Vegetable Fields in Shandong Province

This paper briefly introduced the issues of food safety and environmental pollution caused by pesticide residues in protected vegetables, discussed the status and problems of pesticide use in the protected vegetables in Shandong Province, and analyzed the main factors leading to the pesticide residues, including the low education of most farmers, lack of correct identification of diseases and insect pests, use of pesticides based on personal experience, pesticide preparation by bare hands, large dose of pesticide, frequent application, pesticide spraying without protection, uneven spraying, leakage of pesticide from the sprayers, etc.. Finally, based on the vegetable planting features and advantages in Shandong Province, some suggestions were proposed for references, such as, to enhance the monitoring of pesticide residue, to improve the educational level of farmers and to scentifically use the pesticide.


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Issue Date:
2013-04
Publication Type:
Journal Article
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/148940
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/148940
Published in:
Asian Agricultural Research, 05, 04
Page range:
117-123
Total Pages:
5




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