MULTAN -- Agriculture experts have aired a warning to farmers against attack by mango Mealy Bug
on their orchards and advised them to perform light hoeing in orchards in November to kills eggs of the bigger sucking pest.
Aenasius bambawalei were collected as mummified mealy bug
and isolated in gelatin capsules (10 mm in length) until adult emergence.
Attack of cotton mealy bug
is spreading in Sindh besides
This product eliminates 45 different insects, including aphid control, various beetles (including Japanese beetles), caterpillars and larvae (including gypsy moth caterpillars and tent caterpillars), harlequin bugs, leafhoppers, stink bugs, whiteflies and mealy bug
Thankfully, insects generally aren't a problem but the red spider mite and the mealy bug
are the main pests attracted to poinsettias.
This shows a vivid difference, which may be attributed to multifarious factors like insect/pests of mango like mealy bug
, fruit fly, diseases like powdery mildew, anthracnose, die back, as well as weather hazards, defective marking system and poor post.
The journey was fruitful when his pharmacy W S Homoeopathic Pharmacy and Research Centre, Lahore got the go ahead recently from the Department of Plant Protection, Ministry of Food and Agriculture to use the products against the cotton mealy bug
(Ventage) and wheat aphid (Rigorous).
KCA senior trader Shakeel Ahmad said rain would bring positive signs to cotton crop in Sindh and Punjab, as water would wash white fly and mealy bug
to a great extent.
Chandigarh, July 30 (ANI): Farmers of Punjab's Abohar district are left anxious after a mealy bug
infestation damaged their cotton crop.
Keep an eye out for any pest infection such as greenfly, scale or mealy bug
But Brian said: "It started one day when I noticed a mealy bug
on an orchid and took a picture of it.
The products contain fatty acids and sulphur, which are bio-degradable giving useful control of black fly, white fly, green fly, mealy bug
, red spider mite and reducing powdery mildew and black spot.