Corn and sorghum insect

Meksongsee, B. and Poonyathawon, P. and Prachuabmoh, O. and et al, . (1979) Corn and sorghum insect. Documentation. National Corn and Sorghum Research Center, Nakhon Ratchasima (Thailand), Bangkok, Thailand.

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This study was intended t o determine the difference in susceptibility to shoot fly attack of 8 high yielding varieties of sorghum. The varieties were: Grokpra, KU 005, KU 257, KU 300, Hegari 182, PB Hegari and IS 8719 E173. They were planted in paired treatments with 6 replications. One-half of the plots were treated with carbofuran (3% C) at the rate of 0.45 kg ai/A, and the other half was left untreated, One week after emergence plants were thinned to one per each 10 cm.and infested plants were counted from the 3 middle rows the following week. Examination for dead heart plants were statistically compared (Table 1). This experiment was carried out at Pam Swan in August-December 1979

Item Type: Monograph (Documentation)
Author Affiliation: Department of Agriculture, Bangkok (Thailand), Division of Entomology and Zoology
Subjects: Plant Protection
Divisions: Maize
Depositing User: Ms K Syamalamba
Date Deposited: 24 May 2012 08:18
Last Modified: 24 May 2012 08:32

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