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- Shi, Hui; Bai, Cuihua; Luo, Donglin; Wang, Wei; Zhou, Changmin; Meharg, Andrew A.; Yao, Lixian
- Environmental science and pollution research international 2019 v.26 no.6 pp. 6209-6215
- fruit trees, etc ; Litchi chinensis; animal manures; application rate; chlortetracycline; doxycycline; field experimentation; fruit crops; fruits; half life; human health; manure spreading; orchard soils; risk; roots; shoots; veterinary drugs; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... The environmental and human health risk posed by veterinary antibiotics is of global concern. Antibiotic uptake by herbal plants has been studied, but little is known about perennial woody fruit crops. Litchi (Litchi chinensis Sonn.), a longevial fruit tree, is routinely fertilized with animal manure and, therefore, may be at risk of antibiotic uptake into its fruits. This study investigated the d ...