Unveiling the Vital Principles
of Pesticide Handling
CropLife Philippines (CLP) highlights the critical role of pesticides in managing agricultural lands. As part of its stewardship program, CLP emphasizes that pests pose a significant threat to crop production, causing 20 to 40 percent of field losses worldwide. Responsible pesticide use plays a pivotal role in safeguarding global crop production from this vulnerability. However, pesticides, while effective tools, can be hazardous when mishandled.