The seeds are dipped in the juice of the common wind killer plant (Clerodendrum phlomidis) locally known as arni before sowing.
Crop Family: Pedaliaceae
Crop Scientific Name: (Sesamum indicum)
Crop Vernacular Name: Til, tila, tala
Formulation: (Clerodendrum phlomidis)
Ingredients: Wind killer plant (Clerodendrum phlomidis)
"Ecofriendly Management of Charcoal Rot and Fusarium Wilt Diseases in Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.)"
"Loffredo et al., 2007 found that humic acid substances reduced significantly the redial growth and spore germination of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. melonis and Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lycopersic."
"Application of bioorganic fertilizer product (BIO) both in the seedling nursery soil and in transplanted soil resulted in the lowest Fusarium wilt disease incidence of watermelon in both pot and field experiments."