Open Access Mini Review

The Growing Up Use of Pesticides in Brazil Compared with the World

Eduardo José Azevedo Corrêa*

Biologist, Researcher at Company of Agricultural Research of the Minas Gerais State (EPAMIG), Experimental Field of Pitangui, Pitangui City, Minas Gerais State, Brazil

Corresponding Author

Received Date: May 14, 2020;  Published Date: May 29, 2020


The world population are growing faster, and the need for food to suppling this necessity too. Until now the main strategy to plague control is the use of synthetic pesticides like insecticides, herbicides etc. Brazil is one of most important users of pesticides around the world. With high biodiversity of species, these spread of pesticides across all Brazilian’s ecosystems could cause a great damage to species and so the species extinction. In this scenario, it is important and urgent to develop new ecofriendly technology to food production in Brazil.

Keywords: Pesticides; Food production; Brazil

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