Types of Pesticides

There are many different types of pesticides, each is meant to be effective against specific pests. The term “-cide” comes from the Latin word “to kill.” Algaecides are used for killing and/or slowing the growth of algae. Antimicrobials control germs and microbes such as bacteria and viruses. Biopesticides are made of living things, come from living things, or … Read moreTypes of Pesticides