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Management of Paddy stemborer ( Thandu thulaippan)

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• Resistant varieties: Ratna, Jaya, TKM 6.

• Avoid close planting and continuous water stagnation.

 • Pull out and destroy the affected tillers.

 • Set up light traps to attract and kill the moths.

 • Harvest the crop upto the ground level and disturb the stubbles .

• Release the egg parasitoid, Trichogramma japonicum on twice @ 5 cc/ha/ (followed by monocrotophos 36 SL spray thrice @ 1000 ml/ha on 58, 65 and 72 DAT).

 • Apply Bacillus thuringiensis var kurstaki and neem seed kernel extract Spray any one of the following insecticides o Monocrotophos 36 SL 1000 ml/ha o Endosulfan 35 EC 1000 ml/ha o Quinalphos 25 EC 1000 ml/ha o Phosphamidon 40 SL 600 ml/ha Profenophos 50 EC 1000 ml/ha

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TNRRI, Aduthurai
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