Pesticide-free agriculture


Photo: Filepic/The Star

NEWS about the presence and dangers of pesticide residues in our daily food is not new, but it remains deeply concerning.

While pesticides play a crucial role in modern agriculture by boosting crop yields, they should not come at the cost of our health. Numerous scientific studies have shown that long-term exposure to pesticide residues can have serious toxic effects on the human central nervous system and contribute to major health issues such as Alzheimer’s, cancer, and reproductive problems.

Start your ads-free experience now!

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

agriculture , organic , toxins , farming

   

Next In Letters

Focus on more than just the economy
Set an example of compassionate treatment
Unclear signage a safety hazard
National Harmony Bill urgently needed
Fundamental rights must be protected
Prepare graduates for AI-led future
Let’s support our athletes
A little enclave of unity
Address issue of hate speech against refugees
Broader food security issues must be addressed

Others Also Read