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Pesticide Use Practices by Chinese Cabbage Growers in Suburban Environment of Lubumbashi (DR Congo): Main Pests, Costs and Risks

Arsene Mushagalusa Balasha, Maurice Kesonga Nsele

Journal of Applied Agricultural Economics and Policy Analysis. 2019, 2(1), 56-64
  • Table 1. Distribution of vegetable farmers surveyed in the study sites
  • Table 2. Type of information collected on pesticide use practices during field survey
  • Table 3. Socioeconomic background of respondents (n=246)
  • Table 4. Main pests and damage reported by small vegetable farmers
  • Table 5. Pest control in Chinese cabbage crop
  • Table 6. Crop protection products used by small vegetable farmers in the study area
  • Table 7. Criteria of application of pesticide on cabbage crop
  • Table 8. Distribution of farmers according to the pesticide cost (USD)
  • Table 9. Local dose measurement units used by small farmers in Lubumbashi
  • Table 10. Materials used by small farmers while spraying pesticides
  • Table 11. Number of pesticide application in Chinese cabbage crop
  • Table 12. Moment farmers sprayed pesticide
  • Table 13. Poisoning symptoms reported by Chinese cabbage growers
  • Table 14. Environmental issues of pesticide use in the study area