International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 3, Special Issue 3, Part G (2017)
Diversity of cotton pest in agricultural field of Malkapur, Buldhana district Maharashtra (India)
Borse DM, GB Kale, Devshri Sonawane, Kajol Narkhede, Prajakta Tayde
More than 1,000 different kinds of insects and spiders can be found in Malkapur cotton fields, these ever become abundant, and as few as insects pests have ever been recorded causing damage to the cotton plant. Many spiders are also feed on pests, but casual visitors to cotton routs between other habitats. To study the cotton pest our group visits to Malkapur Agricultural field area, find out cotton insects pests and then identified them and with the help of folk knowledge of farmer discussion made to study the damages and population of this cotton pest. Our paper recorded 13 most dangerous cotton pest which damaging the leaves, flower, boll, stem of cotton plant which affect the production and quality of cotton fiber.
How to cite this article:
Borse DM, GB Kale, Devshri Sonawane, Kajol Narkhede, Prajakta Tayde. Diversity of cotton pest in agricultural field of Malkapur, Buldhana district Maharashtra (India). International Journal of Applied Research. 2017; 3(3S): 188-191.