Tomato crop is attacked by many types of pests. In which fruit borer insect, white fly, mahu, nematode, etc. are included. Talking about the fruit borer insect, it causes maximum damage to the tomato crop. The damage caused by this pest and methods of prevention can be seen from here.
identification of pests
The larva of this insect is green in colour.
Adult insects are brown in colour.
Larvae cause maximum damage to the crop.
These insects make holes in the fruits and eat them from inside.
Affected fruits become crooked in shape.
One or more holes can be seen on the fruit.
Collect and destroy the affected fruits.
Apply 4 to 6 pheromone traps per acre of field.
To control fruit borer, spray 150 liters of water mixed with 50 ml countryside cutter. This quantity is given per acre of field.
Click here to know the methods of control of Helicoverpa caterpillars in tomato crop.
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