pests definition

pests means Birds, Vermin and Insects.
pests or ‘harmful organisms’ means any species, strain or biotype of plant, animal or pathogenic agent injurious to plants or plant products;

Examples of pests in a sentence

Pests: Living organisms that occur where they are not desired or that cause damage to plants, animals, or people.

Pests: Living organisms that occur where they are not desired, or that cause damage to plants, animals, or people.

Pests include insects, mites, grubs, mollusks (snails and slugs), rodents (gophers, moles, and mice), unwanted plants (weeds), fungi, bacteria, and viruses.

In Compendium of Soybean Diseases and Pests, 5th ed.; Hartman, G.L., Rupe, J.C., Sikora, E.F., Domier, L.L., Davis, J.A., Steffey, K.L., Eds.; American Phytopathological Society: St. Paul, MN, USA, 2015; pp.

When bees have infested wood, surface applications can help control embedded larvae and bees that emerge from the wood.Pantry Pests (i.e., Carpet beetle, Cigarette beetle, Confused flour beetle, Lesser grain borer, Red flour beetle, Rice weevil, and Saw-toothed grain beetle): Apply to cupboards, shelving, and storage areas.


More Definitions of pests

pests means insect pests and animal pests, except rodents, jackrabbits, and predatory animals, and includes plant diseases and weeds. For purposes of section 35-4-107, the definition of pests shall not include weeds.
pests means any of the following:
pests means any species, strain or biotype of plant, animal or pathogenic agent injurious to plants or plant products;
pests means any form of plant or animal life or any pathogenic agent, injurious or potentially injurious to plants or plant products.
pests means pests as defined in Article 1(1) of Regulation (EU) No XXX/XXXX [Office of Publications, please insert number of the Regulation on protective measures against pests of plants];
pests means rodents, vermin or insects.
pests means any agent (animal, plant, insect, organism, or microorganism) targeted for elimination or control by a pesticide.