About the Practice

Maize (Zea mays) is planted along with cotton.The insect attack maize and most of the cotton is spared from the diease.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Gagjibhai Meghabhaibhai Jogjaria
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: Lakhanka, Chotila
District: Surendranagar
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 363520

Practice Details

Crop: Cotton
Crop Family: Malvaceae
Crop Scientific Name: (Gossypium herbaceum)
Crop Vernacular Name: Kapaas, rui
Formulation: Cotton
Ingredients: Maize (Zea mays) is used in simultaneous crop cycle

PAS 1:

"Nasturtiums are very attractive to aphids (blackfly, greenfly, whitefly) which will often completely cover the stems."

PAS 2:

"Okra is another example of a plant that can be used both to produce a harvest as well as a trap crop. It is highly attractive to stink bugs and leaf-footed bugs."

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/497 - Practice ID: DTP0010000000141

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