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Common bunt of wheat
Angular leaf spot/ bacterial blight/boll rot/black arm of cotton
Rice tungro virus
Rice grassy stunt virus
Rice ragged stunt virus
Rice yellow dwarf disease
Learn crop diseases and their management with Braimy- B.Sc agriculture
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Disease cycle:

Rice Sheath Blight


  • Drain rice fields relatively early in the cropping season to reduce sheath blight epidemics.
  • Use fungicide to treat seeds.
  • Apply organic amendmentsneemcake @ 150Kg/ha or FYM 12.5 tons/ha.
  • Avoid flow of irrigation water from infected fields to healthy fields.
  • Deep ploughingin summer and burning of stubbles.
  • Spray Carbendazim500 g/ha
  • Soil application of fluorescensof 2.5 kg/ha after 30 days of transplanting (product should be mixed with 50 kg of FYM/Sand and applied)
  • Foliar spray fluorescens at0.2% at boot leaf stage and 10 days later

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