What are the disadvantages of weedicides?

Submitted by frndzzz on Fri, 07/08/2022 - 23:38


  • Weedicides can be harmful to soil health, as they can kill beneficial microorganisms and disrupt the soil food web.
  • This can lead to a decrease in soil fertility and a decrease in the ability of the soil to hold water.
  • Weedicides can also contaminate groundwater and surface water, and can be toxic to humans and animals.
  • In addition, weedicides can contribute to air pollution and the release of greenhouse gases.
  • Soil health is important for the health of ecosystems and the production of food and other crops.
  • Therefore, the use of weedicides should be minimized in order to protect soil health.