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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(11): 2664-2669
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.611.313


Novel Fungicides for the Management of False Smut Disease of Rice Caused by Ustilaginoidea virens
K.M. Muniraju1, D. Pramesh1*, S.B. Mallesh1, K. Mallikarjun1 and G.S. Guruprasad2
1Department of Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture, UAS, Raichur-584104, Karnataka, India
2All India coordinated Rice Improvement Programme, Agricultural Research Station, Gangavathi-583 227, Karnataka, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

In the present study nine fungicides were evaluated against the false smut disease of rice during kharif-2016. Among the different fungicides tested azoxystrobin (18.2 %) SC + difenconozole (11.4 %) SC and metiram (55 %) WG + pyraclostrobin (5 %) WG @ 0.1 per cent recorded the least disease severity of 1.85 and 2.52 per cent respectively, followed by propiconazole 25 EC, Azoxystrobin 25 % SC, Difenconazole 25 % EC, tebuconozole 250 EC and flusilazole (25 %) SE + carbendazim (12.5 %) SE showed better efficacy at 0.1 per cent and enhanced the paddy yield under field condition.


Keywords: False Smut, Fungicides, Rice, Ustilaginoidea virens.
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Muniraju, K.M., D. Pramesh, S.B. Mallesh, K. Mallikarjun and Guruprasad, G.S. 2017. Novel Fungicides for the Management of False Smut Disease of Rice Caused by Ustilaginoidea virens.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(11): 2664-2669. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.611.313