Farmer Advisory for package of practices/contingency planning (13-20 Aug 2012) 

Advisory for management of Pest and diseases

  • Watch for infestation of semiloopers. If it coincides with flowering, immediately spray B. bassiana or B. thuringiensis @ 1.0 l/ha OR Quinalphos 25 EC @ 1.5 l/ha.
  • If later instar larvae are observed on the crop, spray the crop with Profenofos 50 EC @ 1.25 l/ha OR Indoxacarb 14.5 SC @ 500 ml/ha.
  • In case of infestation of girdle beetle spray Triazophos 40 EC @ 800 ml/ha.
  • In case of infestation of Gram Pod Borer (H. armigera) spray the crop with Spinosad 45 SC @ 125 ml/ha.