Managing pests that influence human activities negatively using various methods is known as pest control.
In urban environments insects and birds are the pests that are found there and are controlled mainly through chemical means like the insecticides which kills them instantly. To reduce pets burden in agriculture, it is convenient to plough and cultivate the soil before you plough which is a biological mean of controlling pets. Insecticide is a chemical method of destroying crop pests like the insects in agriculture so that you can save the crops from being destroyed.
To keep birds from disrupting the daily activities that goes on in airfields, keeping long grasses is the best way to keep the birds away as it will make it impossible for the birds to move around. Pests are also controlled electronic like using the mosquito’s repellants which kills mosquitos instantly since they use electricity to spread the chemical in them through electricity. Destroying breeding grounds is another kind of pest control which involves removing any garbage that may provide shelter for unwanted pests like mosquitoes which may cause discomfort.
Using pest-destroying animal is a very convenient method to destroy pests like when you have problems with rats you can use the cats to kill the rats and eat them. Physical pest control is a type of pest control method which involves removing small rodents and insects which are on the crops by setting up barriers so that they can’t get to the crops and destroy them. Use of beneficial microorganisms on plants is another category of pest control method where if the microorganisms has a symbolic relationship with the plant I will help deter pests and destroy harmful bacteria that might destroy the plant.
When pests eat poison immediately which is placed to the area where their activities go on it will be a way of doing away with them which is known as the poison bait that works instantly. Field burning is a traditional method of controlling pests where debris are burnt and also the population of the pests are destroyed when the top layer of the soil is burnt which destroys pests like insects and termites. Farmers use ladybugs to control aphid infestations and also kill them which is a natural predators method of destroying pests. Hygienic methods is the best method to use at home in controlling pests which may cause discomfort in that when the house is clean, pests like cockroaches which may be seeking places that have food will luck a place to breed in.