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The sources of pollution are the usual human excesses: pesticides, fertilisers, industrial effluents, domestic and municipal wastes, agrochemicals and deforestation, which also increases erosion.(HT Photo)

Government needs to support sustainable soil management through policy

By Prerna Singh Bindra
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 07:58 AM IST
The constant pouring of chemicals had ruined the productivity of the soil and robbed it of all organic matter and nutrients that nourished the plants. The chemicals had laid his land waste.
(HT File Photo)
(HT File Photo)

Food production needs to be more eco-friendly

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2019 07:18 AM IST
According to Lancet study, food system changes land use, leading to climate change, water depletion
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