Pesticide risk reduction strategies

The Canadian government instituted the Pesticide Risk Reduction Program in 2003 in order to meet growing public demand for sustainable agriculture, to reduce reliance on older chemical pesticides, and to minimize the unintended environmental and human health impacts of pest management programs. Through the Program, stakeholders develop and implement pesticide risk reduction strategies.

Field crop

Fruit

Ornamental

Vegetable

For more information on any of the above listed strategies, please contact the Pest Management Centre.

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