This book deals with an array of topics in the broad area of biotic stress responses in plants focusing problems and their management by selecting some of the widely investigated themes. Such as, Major insect-pest of cereal crops in India and their management, Biotic stresses of major pulse crops and their management strategies, Insect pest of oilseed crops and their management, Biotic stresses of vegetable crops & their management, Insect pests infesting major vegetable crops and their management strategies, Fruit Crops Insect pests and their Biointensive Integrated Pest Management techniques, Mass Trapping of fruit flies using Methyl Eugenol based Traps, Organic means of combating biotic stresses in plants, Nematode problem in pulses and their management, and approaches in pest management of stored grain pests. This book is useful for under-graduate and post-graduate students in Entomology, Plant Pathology, Agronomy, Horticulture, other cognate disciplines of agriculture and allied sciences and other research workers. We fervently believe that this book will provide good information and understanding of biotic stress problems and their management in plants.
Bhav Kumar Sinha, Assistant Professor (Plant Physiology), Division of Plant Physiology, SKUAST- J, Faculty of Basic Sciences, Main Campus, Chatha Jammu 180 009, Jammu and Kashmir Reena, Senior Scientist (Entomology), ACRA, SKUAST- J, Rakh Dhiansar, Bari Brahmna Jammu-181133, Jammu and Kashmir Surendra Prasad, Jr. Scientist (SMS) Entomology, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Manjhi RAU, Saran.
1. Major Insect-Pest of Cereal Crops in India and Their Management by Surendra Prasad and Reena 2. Biotic Stresses of Major Pulse Crops and Their Management Strategies by Reena and Surendra Prasad 3. Insect Pests of Oilseed Crops and Their Management by Manoj Kumar Jat, Arvind Singh Tetarwal and Ankit Kumar 4. Biotic Stresses of Vegetable Crops and Management by Amandeep Kaur and Smriti 5. Insect Pests Infesting Major Vegetable Crops and Their Management Strategies I by Amandeep Kaur, R. M. Srivastava, S. K. Maurya and Tanuja Phartiyal 6. Insect Pests Infesting Major Vegetable Crops and Their Management Strategies II by R. M. Srivastava, S.K. Maurya, Tanuja Phartiyal and Amandeep Kaur 7. Insect Pests Infesting Major Vegetable Crops and Their Management Strategies III by Amandeep Kaur, R. M. Srivastava, S. K. Maurya, Tanuja Phartiyal and Reena 8. Fruit Crops Insect Pests and Their Biointensive Integrated Pest Management Techniques by Reena and Bhav Kumar Sinha 9. Mass Trapping of Fruit Flies Using Methy Eugenol Based Traps by Sandeep Singh and Kavita Bajaj 10. Organic Pest Management for Biodynamic Farming by B. L. Jakhar 11. Nematode Problem in Pulses and Their Management by Virendra Kumar Singh 12. Recent Approaches in Pest Management of Stored Grain Pests by Ankit Kumar, Surender Singh Yadav and Manoj Kumar Jat.