80 Things You Need to Know about Agriculture: Week 4

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#8
Invasive weed species can cause serious damage to natural habitats. Crop protection products, like herbicides, are designed to specifically target these weeds and prevent them from crowding out native plants and animals.

#9
Honey bees and other pollinators are vital for seed production in many plants. The pollination process is a key step in the life cycle of most flowering plants, including a majority of the crops we eat.

 

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