What are biopesticides? Give the scientific name and the use of first commercially used biopesticide in the world.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 11th Jun, 2014, 09:25: AM

Expert Answer:

Biopesticides are biological control agents which are used to kill or control weeds and specific pests. Now-a-days, biopesticides are used in place of chemical fertilisers. Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) is the first commercially used biopesticide in the world.

Answered by  | 11th Jun, 2014, 11:25: AM