Weed in a general sense is a plant that is considered by the user of the term to be a nuisance, and normally applied to unwanted plants in human-made settings such as gardens, lawns or agricultural areas, but also in parks, woods and other natural areas. Weeds compete with the beneficial and desired vegetation in crop lands, forests, aquatic systems etc. and poses great problem in non-cropped areas like industrial sites, road/rail lines, air fields, landscape plantings, water tanks and water ways etc.
Weeds are an important factor in the management of all land and water resources, but its effect is greatest on agriculture. The losses caused by weeds exceed the losses caused by any other category of agricultural pests. Of the total annual loss in agriculture produce, weeds account for 45%, insect 30%, disease 20% and other pests 5%.
Weeds crop up on property when it is not properly looked after. UPS provides expert weed control for a wide range of applications which enables us to be extremely proficient in the field of weed management. Weeds cause cracks in walls and foundations, leading to expensive repairs to your home or apartment. Some weeds are known to cause allergic and skin reactions like asthma and dermatitis. They create breeding grounds for mosquitoes, rats, insects, scorpions and snakes and are a very serious fire hazard.
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