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Everything has Changed But Our Mindset hasn’t !

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Everything has Changed But Our Mindset hasn’t !

This is absolutely True ! Nature is always ‘Sustainable’. That means Nature Changes ‘Slowly’ ! I don’t say that Nature does not Change. Yes it Does. It Changes over a long period of time where the factors of changes are not as Sudden ! This can be Termed as ‘Evolution’ (Charles Darwin).

But today the ‘Factors’ has changed drastically because of human activities !

What Humans have Done ?

Humans have given a ‘Jolt’ to Nature ! They have decreased the forest areas within a very short span of time through deforestation. Modernization has given birth to numerous man-made synthetic chemicals in factories and industries and applying them in farmland with drastic effects! There are a lot of controversies as per this issue. Searching Google by the Keywords “man-made chemicals” I found the initial primary results which are against my viewpoint.

 

 

 

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Is Anybody Unsure of Climate Change ?

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Is Anybody Unsure of Climate Change ?

I think many of us are not sure about Climate Change ! I have come across so many persons who don’t believe that our Climate has changed for the worse !

The present COVID-19 pandemic is unforeseen ! Has it any relation with climate degradation and change ? Previous pandemics had not been so ‘pandemic’ as this one is. They remained rather ‘confined’ to a few countries. But this COVID-19 has spread almost throughout the globe ! So has it anything to do with the acute environmental pollution as we are facing today ?

 

 

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Medicinal Plant Bio-diversity has changed !

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Medicinal Plant Bio-diversity has changed !

Medicinal plants bio-diversity has changed a lot as well. The increased use of chemicals in the form of herbicides, pesticides and fertilizers have a definite role in the matter. Apart from this, common property resources in the form of common land, roads and water bodies have given way to farming. The local medicinal plants that used to thrive in those areas are facing threats. Grazing land have decreased steadily. The Govt.s have distributed the common lands to the poor people. The common land for village playground, disposal of carcasses have also vanished dramatically. The mango orchards, bamboo plantations have decreased due to ‘disturbance’ from other villagers. The local indigenous medicinal plants have drastically diminished due to these factors !

 

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Weed Bio-diversity has changed !

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Weed Bio-diversity has changed !

Types of weeds found before have changed a lot. Thanks to the application of chemical fertilizers ! Mostly urea is used to the full doses by the farmers. The Govt. officials try to motivate the farmers to apply more and more nitrogenous fertilizers to boost up production i a short time to feed the ever-increasing population.

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Only Nitrogenous Fertilizers are Applied !

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Only Nitrogenous Fertilizers are Applied !

Only Nitrogenous Fertilizers are Applied ! This is a great Fallacy ! Dwarf High Yielding Varieties are fed with Nitrogenous fertilizers only! And the name of that nitrogenous fertilizer is Urea !

The farmers pay less attention to apply organic manures. They also apply very less of Phosphate and Potassic fertilizers.

The result is that farmers don’t get desirable results. The production don’t increase after several years. And the pest attack are more. The cost of production becomes higher also. Less use of manures and phosphate and potassic fertilizers make the crop susceptible to pest attacks and expenditure on pesticides is increased manifold.

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Keep Your Eyes Closed and You are in Danger !

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Keep Your Eyes Closed and You are in Danger !

Keep Your Eyes Closed and You are in Danger ! Yes , that’s it. Hey Scientists, Researchers, Doctors, Engineers, all educated, people be aware and alert to act on issues around you. Otherwise your own Present and Future is going to be at Stake. Or , see it is already at Stake ! Your very own Future.  I do Mean it. But I don’t want Mean it. It Feels Bad. But I have no way out, but to speak the Truth. Before it is too late ! You know Truth is Truth. If I don’t tell you today, some other people will say this in a Harsher Way just the other day !

So Act before it is Too Late !

 

 

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Chemical Dyes to Attract Customers !

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Chemical Dyes to Attract Customers !

Chemical Dyes to Attract Customers ! Yes. Believe it or not. These chemicals are being used to attract the attention of a customer like you or me ! Third world country syndrome ! May be or may not be ! Don’t know. Next time you see attractive fruits and vegetables, have a second thought ! Are they artificially dyed ! Are they glowing ! Are they extra lustrous !

Use your common sense to judge ! You can use some plain techniques to Test. Like, you can use plain water to test whether the ‘dye’ is washed away or sticking for longer. Or, are they having some smells !

If they are vegetables, then you are luckier that you will boil before eating. But if those are Fruits , then you run the risk of eating those fruits raw and the chemicals will get entry to your stomach and blood. So ‘clean’ the fruits ‘properly’ before you eat !

The people or the business people ‘misusing’ these techniques may be unaware that they are committing crimes. Or they might be guided by their ‘profit’ motive.

We live in a world today which is primarily guided by the tenets of consumerism, thanks to the ‘ Media publicity ‘. So it is not unnatural that as human being will be unaffected by this phenomenon.

We need to ‘educate’ and ‘sensitize’ such people so that they can stay away from such activities. They should be reminded that such activities will affect themselves and their generation as well !

The regulatory bodies of the Govt.s have a role to play in this matter, needless to say.

It is very unfortunate that common people play the role of just onlookers, they don’t report to responsible authorities !

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Use of Chemicals for Local Technologies !…

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Use of Chemicals for Local Technologies !….

Farmers can not actually be blamed for this as they have not enough idea about the harmful effects of these chemicals on human and ecological health !

They are only ‘concerned’ about the ‘effects’ which are instant and constant ! Because they are poor

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Use of Chemicals for Local Technologies !

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Use of Chemicals for Local Technologies !

Farmers generally use local materials to make local indigenous technologies(ITKs). Nowadays chemicals are handy to the farmers. Because they use a lot of chemicals as pesticides, herbicide, hormones etc.

So the farmers may be tempted to use these chemicals to evolve indigenous technologies. And these technologies can be potentially harmful to all.

Some Company people who are not fully knowing the Agrochemical Science are helping the farmers secretly to do this !

Unlike before, the locally available materials have changed. The farmers now have a range of agrochemicals from Multi-National Companies(MNCs) in their houses for crop production and protection ! So they can now use these to “improvise” and “design” technologies which can be very harmful !

 

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Plastics are being Set to Fire !

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Plastics are being Set to Fire !

Plastics are being set to fire ! See the awareness level of people ! Even most of the educated people don’t know this. And the rest are just careless !

Source : https://www.greenqueen.com.hk/

Don’t burn your lungs and your Future (Generations) ! Search Google to know !