• Biology
  • Published 2002

Influence of weather factors on light trap catches of yellow stem borer in Kharif season

@inproceedings{Rai2002InfluenceOW,
  title={Influence of weather factors on light trap catches of yellow stem borer in Kharif season},
  author={Anand kumar Rai and Amerjeet Singh and Mir Ajab Khan},
  year={2002}
}
Peak occurrence of yellow stem borer (Scirpophaga incertulas) (Walker) on rice (Oryza saliva) was noted during the first fortnight of October during the 26 years of study. The period of peak occurrence of YSB concide withthe ranges of favourable environmental factors during the kharif seasons. The influence of weather factors such as maximum relative humidity and Sunshine hours on YSB population catches in light trap showed positive correlation as well as coefficient of determination was 71 per… CONTINUE READING

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