AbstractThis study determines the level of
knowledge of farmers on contamination mechanisms by pesticides, health problems
associated with, related to pesticides exposure, to describe the practices and
patterns of use of pesticides by small scale farmers in Ikorodu LGA and to find
out if farmers need training on safety and use of pesticides. The technique of Multi stage
sampling was used to obtain data for this study in Ikorodu, LGA. The Ikorodu
LGA is divided geographically into five L...