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Biology of the Mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis on Cotton in the Laboratory
Abstract Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) has been the current topic of research for insect taxonomists and applied entomologists in India due to its invasiveness, rapidExpand
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Performance of Bt cotton (MECH-162) under Integrated Pest Management in farmers' participatory field trial in Nanded district, Central India
Farmers' participatory field trail was conducted in 33.18 ha representing rainfed cotton-growing region in Nanded district of the central zone, to evaluate the performance of Bt cotton hybridExpand
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Assessment of severity of important diseases of rainfed Bt transgenic cotton in Southern Maharashtra
In recent days, cotton cultivation in India has witnessed some of the most pronounced changes in cultivars, agronomic and protection practices. There has been a gradual shift from conventionalExpand
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Weed hosts of cotton mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae).
The exotic cotton mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) invaded India during 2006, and caused widespread infestation across all nine cotton growing states. P.Expand
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Management of mealybugs (Phanacoccus solenopsis) in rainfed cotton (Gossypium hirsutum)
A study was conducted during rainy (kharif) season of 2008 on the incidence of mealybugs rainfed cotton growing areas of Marathwada region in different transgenic cotton hybrids, especially theExpand
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Evidence of ozone injury to a crop plant in India
Abstract Evidence is presented to show that a serious leaf spot disease of potato which appeared each year in the Punjab since 1978 is primarily due to ozone: 1. (i) The symptoms of the leaf spotExpand
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Survey for cotton mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis (Tinsley) and its natural enemies.
Mealybug was considered to be a minor pest of cotton but it emerged as a major pest in 2006-2007 in North and Central zones. Extensive field surveys conducted in cotton fields during 2007-09 inExpand
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Efficacy of different seed dressers against early season sucking pest of cotton.
Thiamethoxam and other seed dressers were evaluated against the sucking pests of cotton. The replicated field experiment was conducted with eight treatments at Dhanegaon Farm, Cotton ResearchExpand
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e-pest surveillance system for soybean (Glycine max) and cotton (Gossypium spp) crops
A web-based decision support system called e-pest surveillance system was developed and implemented for effective and regular pest monitoring in soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merrill] and cottonExpand
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