About the Practice

Leaves of kidamari (Aristolochia bracteata) and neem (Azardirachta indica) are collected and mixed in water. Then the solution is sprinkled over the land. This treatment provides 60% protection from the diseases.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Vaghjibhai Poonabhai Parmar
Agro-Ecological Zone: Agro Ecological Sub Region (ICAR) : Western Plain, Kachchh And Part Of Kathia ( 2.4, 2.3), Agro-Climatic Zone (Planning Commission) : Gujarat Plains & Hills Region (XIII), Agro Climatic Zone (NARP) : North West Zone (GJ-5) North Saurashtra (GJ-6)
Address: Limbdi, Sayla
District: Surendranagar
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 363430

Practice Details

Crop: Hybrid cotton
Crop Family: Malvaceae
Crop Scientific Name: (Gossypium herbaceum)
Crop Vernacular Name: Sankar kapaas, sankarita suti, hybrid suti
Formulation: For 1 acre land, 500 gm leaves of each kidamari (Aristolochia bracteata) and neem (Azardirachta indica) are mixed in 1 L of water. After that in the final mixture 5 L of water is added.
Ingredients: Leaf juice of kidamari (Aristolochia bracteata) and neem (Azardirachta indica)

PAS 1:

"Major pests of cotton "

PAS 2:

"Insects and pest management for cotton crop"

PAS 3:

"Cotton Pest Management Guide 2019-20"

PAS 4:

"The concept of integrated pest management (IPM) is discussed in this paper and its large scale application throughout the country has been recommended. The benefits derived from IPM, directly or indirectly, are long-lasting, economical and ecofriendly. Sundaramurthy, V. T., & Gahukar, R. T. (1998). Integrated Management of Cotton Insect Pests in India. Outlook on Agriculture, 27(4), 261–269."

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/484 - Practice ID: DTP0010000000108

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