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Abstract

Control of eye spot disease by different fungicides and extent of loss due to eye spot disease of sugarcane.

Abstract

In plot tests in Karnataka with cv. Co-419 (highly susceptible to Helminthosporium [Drechslera] sacchari) and 4 fungicides, Bavistin (carbendazim) at 1 g/litre performed best followed by Hinosan [edinfenphos] and Blitox (copper oxychloride). Yield loss due to the disease was estimated at 30%.