Crop Science

  • Culturing of major agricultural crop pests viz., Helicoverpa armigera, Spodoptera litura and Plutella xylostella
  • Toxicity to insect natural enemies (predator & parasites) as per standard protocol and guidelines (field study)
  • Phytotoxicity study of Insecticides/Nematicides/Acaricides on various crops
  • Compatibility evaluation of agrochemicals against various crop pests
  • Evaluation of Insecticides/Nematicides/Acaricides against major crop pests under lab and field conditions
  • Bioefficacy and crop injury studies of new insecticide formulations against crop pests under field/greenhouse condition.
  • Assessment of insect natural enemies toxicity of various agrochemicals under field condition
  • Laboratory bioassay of agrochemicals, botanicals and microbial insecticides against major crop pests viz, Helicoverpa armigera, Plutella xylostella and Spodoptera litura estimation of LC50 and potency.