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Agricultural environment and health

S. Waseem A. Ashraf

Agricultural environment and health

by S. Waseem A. Ashraf

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Published by Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Malnutrition -- India -- Uttar Pradesh.,
  • Agricultural ecology -- India -- Uttar Pradesh.

  • About the Edition

    Study coducted at Central Ganga-Ghagra Doab area of Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal states of India.

    Edition Notes

    StatementS. Waseem A. Ashraf.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA645.N87 A84 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17954070M
    ISBN 10818069304X
    LC Control Number2006453304
    OCLC/WorldCa76787829

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      Industrial, agricultural and domestic wastes contribute to environmental pollution, which cause adverse harm to human and animal health. From such sources, inorganic pollutants are released. Inorganic pollutants are usually substances of mineral origin, . The environmental impact of agriculture is the effect that different farming practices have on the ecosystems around them, and how those effects can be traced back to those practices. The environmental impact of agriculture varies based on the wide variety of agricultural practices employed around the world. Ultimately, the environmental impact depends on the production .

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