In this question, it is said that pesticides are not used to control the weeds. But herbicides are also a pesticides and are used to control weeds. It is also given in the just next question. So how do I solve my confusion?

Q1.  Which of the following methods does not control the growth of weeds on crop field? 

A.  Crop rotation 
B.  Timely sowing of crops 
C.  Application of pesticides 
D.  Mechanical removal of weeds 

Dear student 
Kindly refer the solution below to the asked query 

The most appropriate option is c. 

Weedicides specifically refers to the chemicals that kill weeds while pesticides refers to the chemicals which kill pests like insects. 


Hope this information clears your doubt about the topic


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