AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Pune, Maharashtra
28 Sep 19, 06:30 PM
Organic FarmingAgrowon
Paecilomyces Lilacinus
Paecilomyces lilacinus is a naturally occurring fungus in various soil types. The fungus survives at a temperature of 21-32 degrees Celsius; where the soil temperature exceeds 36 degrees Celsius it cannot survive. The fungus affects nematodes at all stages of the life cycle. Crops - Potatoes, chillies, tomatoes, cucumbers, flowers, etc.
Targeted Pest- Parasitic nematodes for example, root knot nematode, cyst nematode, reniform nematode. Method of use: Mix 1 kg of fungal-based powder (Paecilomyces lilacinus) in 200 litres of water and drench the solution in one acre. Dose: Mix 2 kg of fungal-based powder (Paecilomyces lilacinus) with well-decomposed farm yard manure and give through the soil for one acre land. Source: Agrowon If you find this information useful, click on the yellow thumbs up sign under the photo and also share this with your farmer friends using the options given below.