In the month of September, many types of pests attack the litchi plants. In which bark-eating insects and leaf and stem borer insects have the highest incidence. To protect plants from these pests, follow the measures given in this post.
Such pests lay eggs on the delicate leaves of plants.
In the beginning, they pierce the new leaves of the plants.
As the outbreak progresses, holes also appear in the branches of the plants.
The growth of affected plants is hampered by this pest.
The infestation of this pest is maximum in plants between the age of 8 to 10 years.
To avoid this, the affected branches should be separated from the plants and destroyed.
Plow the field after harvesting of fruits. This will control weeds in the litchi orchard and will also reduce the chances of pest infestation.
Spray 1 ml Karate or Allanto per liter of water at an interval of every 15 days when new leaves and shoots emerge.
Spraying by mixing 1 ml of chloropyrifos per liter of water can also get rid of this pest.
Apart from this, you can also spray by mixing 5 ml of activator with 5 ml of cutter per 15 liters of water.
These drugs can be sprayed 2 to 3 times at an interval of 7 to 8 days if required.
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