Nematodes

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: Phys.Org  Context: Researchers have identified a new species of nematode, called Steinernema adamsi, that could be used to control crop pests in warm, humid regions. These nematodes belong to the Steinernema family, known for their use in agriculture to combat insect parasites without pesticides. The nematodes are efficient insect …