Who Invented Pesticides?

Answer

Paul Muller was a Swiss chemist who invented the first pesticide. He was a physiologist and practised medicine to a large extent. It is from his study in medicine that he discovered insecticides in 1939.
Q&A Related to "Who Invented Pesticides?"
bob in #vented herbicides in 1939.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_invented_the_first_p...
The first artificial pesticide, DDT, was discovered in 1939 by Swiss chemist Paul
http://www.chacha.com/question/who-invented-pestic...
Fertilizer - In the 1730s, Viscount Charles Townshend (1674–1738) first studied the improving effects of the four crop rotation system that he had observed in use in Flanders.
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200808...
Man long has been aware that plants used chemicals to protect themselves and formally has known that since development of the science of immunology in the late 19th Century. The nicotine
http://uk.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201...
Explore this Topic
bob in #vented herbicides in 1939 ...
The first pesticides that were invented for plants were plants themselves, they have producing natural pesticides for thousands of years. Now a Dr. Ame's invented ...
The first notable synthetic pesticide was DDT. It was invented by a Swiss chemist in 1939. The chemist was Paul Muller of the J.R. Geigy firm. DDT gas long since ...
About -  Privacy -  AskEraser  -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback © 2014 Ask.com