Agricultural Sciences


IPM of mango stone weevil, Sternochetus mangiferae (Fabricius)


Agricultural Sciences

Sub Area:

Food development

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Developing Agency:

Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (IIHR), Bengaluru

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology developed

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Brief Description

Description :

Collect and destroy all fallen fruits at weekly intervals till harvest, clean, using old brooms junctions of branches on the trunk prior to flowering (october), spray acephate 75 sp @1.5 g/l when the fruits are of lime size (2.5 – 4 cm diameter), this spray should be followed by decamethrin 2.8 ec @ 1ml/l after two to three weeks, destroy all leftover seeds in the orchard after harvest and also in the processing industry.

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