July 05, 2022
Ground nut, also known as "poor man's almond," is one of India's most important oilseed crops. Although groundnut is a well-known oilseed, it is actually a member of the pulse family and is high in both oil and protein. Ground nut oil and protein content range from 40 to 55 percent and 20 to 30 percent, respectively. Ground nut is also known as peanut, monkey nut, and earth nut. Because the crop is grown on a large scale and in open fields, it is vulnerable to a wide range of pests and diseases. This blog provides information and management of the most devastating tikka disease of groundnut.
June 30, 2022
Cotton is one of the most important fibre crops in India. It is also regarded as white gold owing to the profitability of the crop. Although the crop is grown in most of the states several farmers are unaware of the plant protection practices that are to be done for the crop. Since the crop is grown in open fields there are high chances that it might get infected by several diseases. This blog highlights the major diseases of cotton and suitable control measures for the same.