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REPORT: 64% of Global Farmland Faces Pesticide Risks

This report from the University of Sydney is devastating.

“A global map of agricultural land across 168 countries has revealed that 64 percent of land used for agriculture and food crops is at risk of pesticide pollution. Almost a third of these areas are considered to be at high-risk. “

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image source: sydney.edu.au/dam/corporate/images/news-and-opinion/news/2021/march/pesticide1.jpg

READ MORE:
https://www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2021/03/30/two-thirds-of-farmland-at-risk-of-pesticide-pollution.html


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