Agriculture Operations

Weather and weather based monitoring for Horticultural crops

IMD Regions: Kerala
Sl.No. Crop/variety Pest / disease scenario Control measures to be followed
1 Beans Stem fly Spray neem seed powder extract (4%) at 7 and 10 days after sowing
2 White mite Spray neem seed powder extract (4%) or neem soap (1%) 4-5 times at 10 days interval
3 Chilli Thrips Spray neem seed powder extract (4%) or neem soap (1%) 4-5 times at 10 days interval
IMD Regions: Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry
Sl.No. Crop/variety Pest / disease scenario Control measures to be followed
4 Hopper Apply oiled neem cake with 8-10% oil to ridges @ 250kg/ha at planting and repeat at 30 DAP
5 Shoot & fruit borer Apply oiled neem cake with 8-10% oil to ridges @ 250kg/ha at planting and repeat at 30 DAP
6 Brinjal Mylocerus ash weevil Apply oiled neem cake with 8-10% oil to ridges @ 250kg/ha at planting and repeat at 30 DAP
7 Leaf miner Dip seedlings in imidacloprid (0.3ml/l) or thiomethoxam (0.3 g/l). Plant 1 row of 45 day old tall African marigold seedlings for every 16 rows of tomato. Spray imidacloprid (0.3 ml/l) / thiomethoxam (0.3 gm/l) at 15 days after transplanting. Remove leaf miner infected leaves before planting and repeat 2-3 times before flowering Spray NPV 250 LE at 28,35 and 42 days after transplanting (spray in the evening by mixing with 2% jaggery)
8 Tomato Fruit borer Dip seedlings in imidacloprid (0.3ml/l) or thiomethoxam (0.3 g/l). Plant 1 row of 45 day old tall African marigold seedlings for every 16 rows of tomato. Spray imidacloprid (0.3 ml/l) / thiomethoxam (0.3 gm/l) at 15 days after transplanting. Remove leaf miner infected leaves before planting and repeat 2-3 times before flowering Spray NPV 250 LE at 28,35 and 42 days after transplanting (spray in the evening by mixing with 2% jaggery)
9 White mite Spray neem seed powder extract (4%) or neem soap (1%) 4-5 times at 10 days interval
10 Chilli Thrips Spray neem seed powder extract (4%) or neem soap (1%) 4-5 times at 10 days interval