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Control of Sheath Blight disease (Parnkarpa)

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Cultural Practices to control Sheath Blight disease:

• Avoid using infected seed.

• Apply moderate 'N' levels (80-100 kg/ha) in 3-4 splits.

• Avoid excess 'N', skip final 'N' in sheath blight infected fields.

• Destroy stubbles / weeds, etc.

• Check brown plant hopper population.

Chemical control for Sheath Blight disease:

• Spraying fungicides of 1g carbendazim 50WP (540g/acre) or 2.0g mancozeb 75WP OR 1ml hexaconozole in 1 liter of water.

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RARS, Karjat
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