About the Practice

Red chillies (Capsicum annum) are powdered and kept with the grains for protection against insects.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Gelabhai Naranbhai Koli
Agro-Ecological Zone: AEZ and AESR: South Kachchh and North Kathiawar Peninsula, hot arid (2.4) ACZ: Gujarat plains and hills region (XIII) ACZ (NARP): North Saurashtra Zone (AZ88)
Address: Kalasar, Chotila
District: Surendranagar
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 363520

Practice Details

Crop: Various
Crop Family: Various
Crop Scientific Name: Various
Crop Vernacular Name: Various
Formulation: 250 gm of red chillies (Capsicum annum) per 20 kg of the grains
Ingredients: Powdered red chillies (Capsicum annum)

PAS 1:

"Red chilli and the combination of garlic and red chilli were as effective as dimethoate 40% EC in suppressing mite infestation."

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/505 - Practice ID: DTP0010000000167

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