Department of Plant Protection Ongoing Schemes

Ongoing Projects

  • CPPS/HCRI/TRY/ENT/VEG/2016/001: Screening of bhendi entries/varieties and evaluation botanicals / Newer insecticidal molecules for the management of bhendi fruit borer complex. (Dr.M.Chandrasekarn, Assistant Professor (Agri.Ento): Period (June 2016 to Dec.2019).


  • Regular field visits to the farmers field to identify and diagnose insect pests and diseases of vegetable and fruit crops and provide recommendation
  • Farm advisory services for the management of pest and diseases at HC&RI(W) is rendered throughout the year on need basis
  • Involved in extension activities along with State department of agriculture in conducting training programmes to farmers and extension officials on insect pests and disease management