Highly Hazardous Pesticides Against Farm Workers’s Health

By talking with some of the farm workers at a Subak in Tabanan, it revealed some problems of health seems closely related to the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides in quite long time frame that has been. The following conversation:

The first, with I Wayan Widana

The Second, with I Ketut Kisan

The Third, with farm workers / peasant women : Purnama's Mom, Mila's Mom, Elly's Mom

The forth, with Juli's Mom

The impact of fertilizer, herbicides and pesticides use, not only reduce soil quality and other natural resources in the vicinity, but also have an impact on farm workers' health, especially on women who usually work longer in the field, for planting, fostering and harvesting.

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