Skip to main content

Please note that this site in no longer active. You can browse through the contents.

Chemical control of leaf miner in groundnut

Chemical Control

  • Apply safe chemical insecticides at recommended doses only if the insect population crosses the ETL.

  • Effective control could be achieved if insecticide is applied at 45 and 70 days after planting.

  • Carbaryl 50WP 0.2 per cent spray was found to be most economical for controlling this pest; or

  • Spray Quinalphos 25 EC 2ml or Methyldemeton 25 EC 1.6ml or Dimethoate 30 EC 2ml /lit of water.

Your rating: None