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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2005 Vol.6 No.8 P.736-742


Studies on the management of root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne incognita-wilt fungus, Fusarium oxysporum disease complex of green gram, Vigna radiata cv ML-1108

Author(s):  HASEEB Akhtar, SHARMA Anita, SHUKLA Prabhat Kumar

Affiliation(s):  Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh-202002, India

Corresponding email(s):   profakhtar2002@yahoo.co.in

Key Words:  Meloidogyne incognita, Fusarium oxysporum, Disease complex, Management, Vigna radiata

HASEEB Akhtar, SHARMA Anita, SHUKLA Prabhat Kumar. Studies on the management of root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne incognita-wilt fungus, Fusarium oxysporum disease complex of green gram, Vigna radiata cv ML-1108[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2005, 6(8): 736-742.

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Studies were conducted under pot conditions to determine the comparative efficacy of carbofuran at 1 mg a.i./kg soil, bavistin at 1 mg a.i./kg soil, neem (Azadirachta indica) seed powder at 50 mg/kg soil, green mould (Trichoderma harzianum) at 50.0 ml/kg soil, rhizobacteria (Pseudomonas fluorescens) at 50.0 ml/kg soil against root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne incognita–wilt fungus, Fusarium oxysporum disease complex on green gram, Vigna radiata cv ML-1108. All the treatments significantly improved the growth of the plants as compared to untreated inoculated plants. Analysis of data showed that carbofuran and A. indica seed powder increased plant growth and yield significantly more in comparison to bavistin and P. fluorescens. Carbofuran was highly effective against nematode, bavistin against fungus, A. indica seed powder against both the pathogens and both the bioagents were moderately effective against both the pathogens.

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