All India Coordinated Sorghum Improvement Project, Akola Centre, Sorghum Research Unit, Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola, Maharashtra
Corresponding Author's Email: kailaspagire@gmail. com
The present investigations to test efficacy of some newer insecticides against whitefly (Bemisia tabaci Genn. ) infesting okra under field conditions were carried out at Indian Agriculture Research Institute, Regional Station, College of Agriculture, Pune. The results of the studies on effect of newer insecticides against nymphs and whitefly (Bemisia tabaci Genn. ) revealed that thiomethoxam 0. 005 per cent was the most effective treatment for suppression of nymphs and adults of whitefly on okra and it was followed by acetamiprid (0. 005%) and imidacloprid (0.01%). Among the all the treatments differed significantly over control.
Keywords: Bemisia tabaci, nymphs, adults, okra
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