September 05, 2022
In Asia, coconut is a widely accepted cash crop, but in India, cultivation is only obligated in the humid tropics regions. The hybrid or variety planted, the soil, the environment, and management practices are the factors that affect the quality and quantity of coconuts harvested per palm. A wide range of insects and pests are known to damage the coconut and reduce yield by 80 to 90 per cent. Of late Owlet Moth, scientifically known as Cyclodes Omma is emergence is reported in a coconut plantations. This blog would help you understand the insect damage symptoms and control measures.