• AGRICULTURAL POLLUTION
    AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE

    AGRICULTURAL POLLUTION

    MEANING OF AGRICULTURAL POLLUTION Agricultural pollution is defined as the release of toxic or harmful substances into the environment by natural forces or man and other animals to an extent that causes biological damage to man and his resources. In other words, agricultural pollution is the release of harmful substances into the environment i.e, water, air and land in quantities or to the level that are harmful to man, animals and plants. The harmful substances that cause pollution in the environment are called pollutants.   SOURCES OR CAUSES OF POLLUTION The main sources or causes of pollution of agricultural land or ponds can be classified as Air pollution. Noise pollution.…

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