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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 9, Issue:12, December, 2020

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(12): 2496-2499

Relational Analysis on IPM Practices for Control of Pink Bollworm
Shital Mane*, G. Sriker Reddy and Manisha Lavankar
Department of Extension Education, College of Agriculture, Nagpur, India
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Cotton is most important cash and fibre crop of Vidarbha grown under diversified condition in the region. The present study on adoption of integrated pest management practices for control of pink bollworm by cotton growers with a sample size of 120 farmers selected from 10different villages of two talukas. The selected variables like education, occupation, economic motivation, sources of information and extension participation were positively significant with knowledge, whereas age and farming experience were negatively significant with knowledge and land holding, annual income and scientific orientation were non-significant with knowledge about IPM practices for control of pink bollworm. Whereas education, occupation, farming experience, sources of information, extension participation, economic motivation and scientific orientation were positively significant with the adoption, whereas age was negatively correlated and land holding, area under cotton cultivation and annual income were non-significant relation with the adoption of IPM practices for control of pink bollworm.

Keywords: Knowledge, Adoption, Significance, Cotton growers, Pink bollworm

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Shital Mane, G. Sriker Reddy and Manisha Lavankar. 2020. Relational Analysis on IPM Practices for Control of Pink Bollworm.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(12): 2496-2499. doi:
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