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Biotic factors affecting pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.] growth and productivity - a review.

Abstract

This paper reviews the various pests (i.e. Chilo partellus, Atherigona soccata and Pratylenchus penetrans), weeds (i.e. Buchnera hispida and Rhamphicarpa fistulosa) and plant diseases (i.e. Sclerospora graminicola and Puccinia substriata) affecting the growth and productivity of pearl millet.