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How to control the sucking pest in cotton (91-120 days)?

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10 July 2023, New Delhi: Central Institute for Cotton Research – Sirsa, Haryana has issued an advisory to the farmers to get higher yields of cotton crop. In this advisory, cotton farmers have been told by the institute to save 91-120 day crops from the sap-sucking pest attack and to control these pests.

Control of Whitefly adults

Dipenthiuron 50 WP (500 gm) or Afidopyropene 50G/L (1000 ml) Dinotefuran 20 SG (150 gm) or Flonicamid 50 WG for control of whitefly adults. (200 grams) per hectare.

Control of white fly in cotton 

If the number of nymphs of whitefly is very high and the leaves are sticky and black mold is seen, then spray Pyriproxifin (1250 ml) or Spiromesifin 22.9 sc (500 ml) or Brufofazin 25 sc (1000 ml) per hectare.

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