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This website by CropLife International provides information about pesticides as they relate to human health. The full lifecycle of pesticides is addressed – from testing and regulation to minimization of pesticide residues in food as well as farm worker safety and good manufacturing practices.

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Importance & Benefits of Pesticides

Without crop protection, including pesticides, more than half of the world’s crops would be lost to insects, diseases and weeds.

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Pesticide Testing & Regulation

Pesticides are some of the most tested and regulated products in the world.

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Human Health & Pesticides

Pesticide residues on food are very low if present at all and they are not established causes of specific medical conditions.

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Pesticide Applicator Safety

Normal exposure to pesticides does not cause diseases or adverse conditions to those exposed to them the most – pesticide applicators.

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Fertilizer is responsible for 50% of food grown worldwide. In regions like Africa, where up to 60% of soils are estimated to be degraded, yields can be doubled by carefully using the right fertilizer https://t.co/b7VQc3baz8 @farmingfirst @IFDCnews #WorldSoilDay #StopSoilPollution https://t.co/No3sAO9T2n

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