Follow
International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences (IJCMAS)
IJCMAS is now DOI (CrossRef) registered Research Journal. The DOIs are assigned to all published IJCMAS Articles.
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2019 - IJCMAS--ICV 2019: 96.39 For more details click here
National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) : NAAS Score: *5.38 (2020) [Effective from January 1, 2020]For more details click here

Login as a Reviewer

Indexed in



National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS)
NAAS Score: *5.38 (2020)
[Effective from January 1, 2020]
For more details click here

ICV 2019: 96.39
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2019 - IJCMAS--ICV 2019: 96.39
For more details click here

See Guidelines to Authors
Current Issues

Original Research Articles

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
Email : editorijcmas@gmail.com / submit@ijcmas.com
Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
Index Copernicus ICV 2018: 95.39
NAAS RATING 2020: 5.38

Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(7): 2665-2669
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.907.313


Management of Alternaria Blight Disease of Mustard through Nutrients and Fungicides
Sumitra*, S. Meena, S. Choudhary, P. Yadav, S. Godika and R. P. Ghasolia
Department of Plant Pathology, SKN College of Agriculture, Jobner (Jaipur, Rajasthan), India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Alternaria blight of mustard caused by Alternaria brassicicola is one of the most wide spread and destructive disease of rapeseed-mustard. To manage the disease - nutrients and fungicides were tested against Alternaria brassicicola, causing Alternaria blight of mustard. Efficacy of five nutrients were tested through foliar spray. Out of five, potassium proved to be most effective against Alternaria blight followed by copper in reducing per cent disease intensity. Efficacy of five fungicides viz. (azoxystrobin+hexaconazole), carbendazim + mancozeb, mancozeb, propineb and copper oxychloride were tested in in vitro conditions by poisoned food technique showed that (azoxystrobin + hexaconazole) was found most effective in inhibiting mycelial growth of Alternaria brassicicola at 200 and 300 ppm concentration followed by mancozeb. Foliar application of (azoxystrobin + hexaconazole) (0.1%) was found effective in reducing disease intensity.


Keywords: Indian mustard, Alternaria brassicicola, Management, Nutrients and Fungicides
Download this article as Download

How to cite this article:

Sumitra, S. Meena, S. Choudhary, P. Yadav, S. Godika and Ghasolia, R. P. 2020. Management of Alternaria Blight Disease of Mustard through Nutrients and Fungicides.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(7): 2665-2669. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.907.313