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Abstract

Evaluation of rice cultivars in the late season of paddy for tolerance to insect-pests and blast disease.

Abstract

A total of 19 varieties of rice were evaluated for resistance to insect pests (Stenchaetothrips biformis and Orseolia oryzae) and blast diseases (P. oryzae [Magnaporthe grisea]) for late season transplanting in India.