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Sweet Sorghum

Nutrient management in Sweet Sorghum

Nutrient management in Sweet Sorghum

  • It is necessary applying nutrients based on the soil testing.

Insect Pest Management in Sweet Sorghum

Insect Pest Management

  • Adopt synchronous and  timely/early  sowings  of  cultivars  with  similar maturity over large areas to reduce the damage by shoot fly, midge, and head bugs.

Spider mites of Sweet Sorghum

Spider mites of sweet Sorghum

(Oligonychus indicus)

 Symptoms

Sweet sorghum shoot fly

 Sweet Sorghum shoot fly

(Atherigona soccata)

Symptoms

Sweet Sorghum midge

Sweet Sorghum midge

(Stenodiplosis sorghicola)

Sweet Sorghum shootbug

Sweet Sorghum Shoot bug

(Peregrinus maidis)

Symptoms

Sweet Sorghum Stem borer

Sweet Sorghum Stem borer

(Chilo partellus)

 

Maize aphid

Maize aphid

(Rhopalosiphum maidis)

 Symptoms

Head Caterpillars

 Head caterpillars

Helicoverpa armigera and Eublemma silicula

Head bug

Head bug 

(Calocoris angustatus)

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