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The Comparison of Pesticide Residues on Organic and Conventional Raisin Products in Aegean Region

Erdal, Ulfet; Dalçam, Mürşit and Yaşa, İhsan (2017) The Comparison of Pesticide Residues on Organic and Conventional Raisin Products in Aegean Region. Poster at: The International Symposium on EuroAsian Biodiversity (SEAB2017), Minsk, BELARUS, July 05 - 08, 2017.

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The aim of the study:
This study has been conducted to evaluate and compare pesticide residues on organic and conventional raisin products in Aegean Region.
Material and Methods:
Experiments were carried out in 5 replicates completely randomized design through 9 years. According to soil analysis results, certified fertilizer and green manure and ground pruned branches were applied as plant nutrition material in organic plots. On the other hand, chemical fertilizer were applied in conventional plots. Certified products and traps permitted in related organic regulations were used as plant protection material in organic plots. In conventional plots, standard pesticides were used.
According to research results, some small quantity of residues has been detected in a few case in the organic plots while high level residues have been dedected in the most cases in the conventional plots. The reason of chemical contamination in the organic plots is needed to be investigated and certification process should be carried out more strictly.
Acknowledgments: This study is supported by Ministry of Food Agriculture and Livestock and General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policies

EPrint Type:Conference paper, poster, etc.
Type of presentation:Poster
Keywords:Residue, organic raisin, conventional raisin, Aegean Region
Subjects: Food systems > Food security, food quality and human health
Research affiliation: Turkey > Ege University
Turkey > Turkey National Organic Agriculture Research Institutes (TAGEM)
Deposited By: VURAL, Dr. Aysen ALAY
ID Code:32161
Deposited On:29 Sep 2017 07:32
Last Modified:29 Sep 2017 07:32
Document Language:English
Refereed:Peer-reviewed and accepted

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