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Name the tool used for manual weeding.
Weeds can be removed manually with the help of khurpi.
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Given below is a conversation between two farmers Heera and Beera.
Heera: Brother Beera, your maize crops looks beautiful! They have grown pretty fast.
Beera: Yes. I have sprayed urea this time. What about you?
Heera: Well, I am still relying on good old cow dung. I am saving money for buying a tractor.
Beera: That's good. Tractor saves a lot of time and labour.
Heera: Yes, it's been very labour intensive for me and now these weeds have come up.
Beera: Try weedicides, they are very effective.
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