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Biologically control of insects of sugarcane through Trichogramma

Biologically control of insects of sugarcane through Trichogramma chilonis (Natural Enemy of Crop Pest) Muhammad Sajid1*, Muhammad Ruman1, Arshad Ali1 and Kashif Ali1. 1Postgraduate Lab, Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad *Corresponding author’s email: sajidagron786@gmail.com Common Name: Trichogramma Tricon Technical Name: Trichogramma chilonis Family: Trichogrammatidae Order: Hymnoptera Introduction: Insect …

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Insect pest of date palm and their control

Dr. Faisal Hafeez, Aisha Iftikhar, Muhammad Sohaib, Ayesha Arshad Ayub Agricultural Research Institute, (AARI), Faisalabad               Scientific classification: Scientific name: Phoenix dactylifera L. Family: Arecaceae Order: Arecales DATES: Dates are usually found in desert environment. There are almost 220 varieties of dates, about which …

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Introduction of Gladiolus Cultivation

Introduction of Gladiolus Cultivation:-                                                                                                          Gladiolus is perennial cormous flowering plants belong to Iridaceae family. The Botanical name is  Gladiolus tristis.The name “Gladiolus” is derived from the Latin word “Gladius”, meaning “sword”, for the shape of its leaves. The common name is Gladiolus, Sword lily and Natal lily.This is one of …

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Insecticidal impact of Kalonji (Nigella Sativa) as Bio-pesticide

Insecticidal impact of Kalonji (Nigella Sativa) as Bio-pesticide against Stored Grain Insect Pests especially on Lesser Grain Borer (Rhyzopertha dominica) Author: Awais Rasool, Zeeshan Ali, Urooj Mazhar, Samra Shakoor, Aqsa Yaseen National Agriculture Research Center (NARC), Islamabad Introduction Rhyzopertha dominica (Fabricius, 1792) lesser grain borer belongs to the Bostrichidae, commonly …

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IN VITRO PROPAGATION OF  APPLE THROUGH SEED

IN VITRO PROPAGATION OF  APPLE THROUGH SEED Written by. M.Shahzad, Sumaira Bibi Tissue culture is emerging field of breeding and forms integral part of biotechnology.  It offers an alternate to conventional vegetative propagation and has various advantages over other breeding methods like we get pathogens free plant in tissue culture and …

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Apiculture and its economic importance

Apiculture and its economic importance           Author: Saad Ramzan, Tahwar Ali Syed, Muhammad Ahsin Ayub and Naeem Arshad Maan           Ayub Agriculture Research Institute (AARI), Faisalabad.   Introduction: The practice of scientifically rearing honeybees for the production of honey, along with some secondary products like wax, propolis and Royal …

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