promotion image of download ymail app
Promoted
Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsBiology · 1 decade ago

how can genetic engineering reduce the use of insecticides?

1 Answer

Relevance
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Crops can be engineered to contain natural pesticides which are present in different species of plant. So this means that pesticide does not need to be applied by the farmer and so reduces the run off of the pesticide in to ground water which can be quite a big environmental problem.

    • Commenter avatarLogin to reply the answers
Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.