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Prevention of spotted pod borer on beans


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.orgCreated in Myanmar [Burma], June 2014
Prevention of Spotted Pod Borer on beans
Recognize the problem
The spotted pod borer feeds on several beans and peas apart from
chickpeas. Larvae web together the bean leaves, flowers, buds and new
shoots, then feed inside on these plant parts, protected by the webbing. This
causes new shoots and buds to appear dry. The larvae also make holes in the
pods and feed...

plantwise.org

Chickpea wilt


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
India
,
October
2013
Chickpea Wilt
Recognize the problem
Chickpea wilt caused by
Fusarium oxysporum
f. sp.
ciceris
is one of the major
yield limiting factors in chickpea and is also known as

Mar disease

in Marathi.
The disease causes
10–90%
yield losses annually in chickpea. When the
disease occurs at seedling stage, seedlings collapse and lie flat on the...

plantwise.org

Pulse beetle


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
India
,
October
2013
Pulse Beetle
Recognize the problem
Pulse beetles are serious pests of stored pulses like pigeon pea, green gram,
black gram, cowpea and chickpea. The white coloured eggs hatch after 4 to 5
days. The grub makes a hole inside the grain which causes heavy damage. This
reduces the quality as well as market prices. Adults are 4.5 mm long and heart
shaped.
Background...

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Chickpea pod borer


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
India
,
November
2012
Chickpea Pod Borer
Recognize the problem
Female moths of the pod borer each lay about 300-350 eggs on the tender
leaves and flower bracts of the plant. The eggs are creamy white in colour. The
incubation period is 4-5 days and the larval period is 22-27 days. Newly
hatched larvae feed on green leaves and later feed on flower buds and pods.
Fully grown larvae...

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Gram pod borer


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
Pakistan
,
December
2012
Gram Pod Borer
Recognize the problem
The fresh eggs are yellowish, shiny and lay singly on all parts of plant. The
larva is long, hairy and changes different colour. The larvae have
3
streaks on
their back. At the beginning the young grubs feed on green leaves, but then
feed on flower buds and pods.
The adult is light pale brownish yellow stout moth...

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Phoma blight disease of chickpea


Viral diseases in chickpea


Stemphylium blight disease of chickpea


Sclerotina stem rot disase of chickpea


Sitona weevil of chickpea


Seeds and seed preparation in chickpea


Bruchids in chickpea


Collectotricum blight disease chickpea


Bortrytis mold disease of chickpea


Alternaria blight disease of chickpea


Rust disease of chickpea


Powdery mildew disease of chickpea


IPM ready reckoner June2013


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Economic threshold ready reckoners 
Quick reference tables for key insect pests 
 
Economic thresholds are a key decision tool for growers and agronomists managing insect pests in their crops. 
Dynamic economic thresholds enable individual costs of control and grain prices to be included in the calculations 
to ensure the decision to treat or not to treat the pest infestation is as accurate 
as possible.  
These ...

ipmguidelinesforgrains.com.au

Sorghum IPMWorkshops north March2013


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Sorghum insect pest management 
Northern  grains region  
Compiled  by  Melina  Miles,  March  2013  This publication has  been compiled  by Melina  Miles of Crop  and Food  Science,  Queensland  Department  of Agriculture, Fisheries  and 
Forestry,  and draws  on previous publications and  original research  by Bernie  Franzmann,  Adam Hardy,  Dave Murray,  and Melina  Miles. 
DAFF  and GRDC  funding for the  IPM  Workshops ...

ipmguidelinesforgrains.com.au

Maize IPM Workshops north March2013


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Maize insect pest management  
Northern grains region  
Compiled  by  Kate  Charleston,  March  2013  This publication has  been compiled  by Kate  Charleston  of  Crop  and Food  Science,  Queensland  Department  of Agriculture,  Fisheries and 
Forestry,  and draws  on previous publications and  original research  by Dave  Murray  and other  departmental  Entomologists.  DAFF and GRDC 
funding  for the  IPM  Workshops  project (...

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