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

Asked by Topperlearning User 11th June 2014, 9:25 AM
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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 Expert 11th June 2014, 11:25 AM
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