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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 8, Special Issue 3 (2019)

Ecofriendly management of sugarcane top borer, <em>Scripophaga excerptalis</em> walker with an egg parasitoid, <em>Trichogramma japonicum</em> in western Uttar Pradesh

Author(s):

Neelam Kureel and Viresh Singh

Abstract:
<em>Trichogramma japonicum</em> against sugarcane top borer, <em>Scirpophaga excerptalis</em> <em>wlk</em>. was studied specially top borer 3<sup>rd</sup> brood in the experimental plot of sugarcane research center farm SRC, Muzaffarnagar during crop season, 2017-19 with Co 0118 variety. Among six treatments <em>T.japonicum </em>@50000 parasitized egg/ha showed superior result causing significant reduction in infestation of target pest in top borer 3<sup>rd</sup> brood infestation, respectively as compared to control pot, other treatments of <em>T. japonicum</em> also gave significant result over control, Percent incidence of <em>S.excerptalis</em> showed negative correlation with increase in number of <em>T.japonicum</em>, which indicates that it may be successfully utilized for the suppression of top borer under Western Uttar Pradesh condition.

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How to cite this article:
Neelam Kureel and Viresh Singh. Ecofriendly management of sugarcane top borer, <em>Scripophaga excerptalis</em> walker with an egg parasitoid, <em>Trichogramma japonicum</em> in western Uttar Pradesh. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2019;8(3S):90-92.

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