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Pesticides overkill in Punjab killing farm-friendly insects

Updated : August 10, 2019 02:03 PM IST

Earlier in 2015, the whitefly attack on cotton fields destroyed over 70 percent of the standing cotton crop. 
The increasing frequency of pest attacks on the state's farmlands forced the state government to deliberate over the issue.
Pesticides overkill in Punjab killing farm-friendly insects
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