Webinar on Biotic stress management in ginger and turmeric

Webinar on “Biotic stress management in ginger and turmeric – Insect pests and Diseases” was organized by ICAR-Indian Institute of Spices Research, Regional Station, Appangala, Madikeri on 02.12.2021 in commemoration of 75th Anniversary of Indian Independence. Lecture on Insect pest management in ginger and turmeric was delivered by Dr. Balaji Rajkumar, M., Scientist, ICAR-IISR RS, Appangala. He gave detailed presentation on different pests occurring in ginger and turmeric and the management practices were also dealt by him. Dr. Mohammed Faisal Peeran, Scientist, ICAR-IISR RS, Appangala gave lecture of disease management in ginger and turmeric. Different diseases infecting ginger and turmeric and control measures to be followed were dealt during the session. Around 35 participants attended the webinar. Questions raised by the participants were answered during the respective sessions.