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PROTECTION OF RUBBER WOOD FROM INSECT BORERS

@inproceedings{Mathew2000PROTECTIONOR,
  title={PROTECTION OF RUBBER WOOD FROM INSECT BORERS},
  author={G. Mathew and R. Gnanaharan},
  year={2000}
}
he efficacy of selected insecticides viz., Chlorpyriphos (0.1 to 0.5%). T Fenvalerate (0.01 to 0.1 Yo), Cypermethrin (0.01 to 0.1 %) and boric acid (3 to 10%) individually as well as in combination with a fungicide, Chlorothalonil (0.5%) was evaluated both in the laboratory and in the field against major insect pests of rubber wood viz., Sinoxylon anale, Heterobostrychus aequalis, Minthea rugicollis and Lyctus brunneus. Chlorothalonil was used mainly to prevent incidence of sap stain fungi. The… 
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