Integrated pest management promotes the combined usage of chemical pesticides and biopesticides
are used for prevention; while chemical pesticides are used when the insect level is too high.
RM: I think the biggest change is that for many years the biopesticide
industry was predominantly about Bts.
In terms of active ingredient, microbial biopesticides
such as bacteria, protozoa, fungi, and virus dominated the global biopesticides
market with over 63% share.
The field crop use of biopesticides
has grown from a barely measurable position to the leading segment in end user value in the past decade, now accounting for approximately 34% of the total biopesticides
business unit of Novo Nordisk, in the early 1990s, and worked for Monsanto during the 1980s as part of the team instrumental in developing Bt crops.
It sets out and reviews the key success factors for participation in the biopesticides
There is no doubt that there is a huge potential for the development and use of microbial biopesticides
in Asia and Australasia.
Following a review of the world market, we estimate that sales of microbial biopesticides
(those based on bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa and nematodes as active ingredient) was worth $396 million at end-user level in 2007/8.
The North American microbial biopesticides
market is estimated to be worth $127m at user-level in 2007; an increase of 16.
com/research/k87jk4/global) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Biopesticides
Market" report to their offering.
Brazil and Cuba are the largest biopesticide
markets in the region, followed by Colombia.
Headquartered in Columbia, MD, Certis USA is a leading manufacturer and distributor of biopesticides
and crop protection products for specialty agricultural and horticultural markets.