Mechanical Control of tobacco caterpillar
- Install light trap.
- Two hand or mechanical weeding at 15-20 days after sowing.
- Use pheromone traps (5/ha) to monitor moth population.
- Install 10-12 bird perches per ha.
- Collection of egg masses/early instars larvae from trap crops.
Submitted by bharati on Tue, 18/05/2010 - 08:48