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Sustainable solutions for insect and pest management in cotton - a guide

Updated : October 2020

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This article discusses various sustainable measures for farmers for effective insect and pest management in cotton.

Key measures include biological control, mechanical control and cultural control such as trap cropping, deep ploughing, late sowing and more.

Key pests and insects covered under these solutions include fruit and boil feeders, sap feeders, and foliage and shoot feeders.


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Topics

Biological methods for cotton pest control

Mechanical control of cotton pests

Farm cultural techniques for cotton pest eradication

Deep ploughing for cotton insect management

Trap cropping for cotton pest control

Late sowing method for cotton pest control

Natural methods for cotton pest management

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Geography
| India
Year

2013

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