Tag: Examples of Biological Control of Pests

Biological Control of Pests with Examples

Biological Control of Pests: All plant pests have predators and parasites. Predators kill the prey, whereas the parasites feed on the host species. If the predators are voracious feeders, they eliminate a large number of pests at one stroke. On the other hand, parasites breed either in or on the host and kill the pests slowly. …