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Table 1 Effect of different entomopathogenic fungi and neem oil alone and their 1:1 combination against major sucking pests of okra during 2018

From: Compatibility of entomopathogenic fungi and botanicals against sucking pests of okra: an ecofriendly approach

Treatment Jassids leaf-1a Whitefly leaf-1a
Before spray 1st spray 2nd spray 3rd spray Mean PROCb Before spray 1st spray 2nd spray 3rd spray Mean PROC
T1 3.18 1.28 1.42 0.87 1.19 61.24 2.56 1.05 1.09 2.03 1.39 48.52
T2 3.74 1.13 1.13 1.37 1.21 60.59 2.67 1.27 0.97 2.2 1.48 45.19
T3 3.89 1.19 1.28 1.01 1.16 62.22 2.49 1.17 0.95 1.87 1.33 50.74
T4 3.58 1.07 1.13 1.25 1.15 62.54 3.15 0.95 1.13 2.06 1.38 48.89
T5 3.44 1.23 1.23 1.05 1.17 61.89 3.57 0.88 0.99 2.45 1.44 46.67
T6 3.15 0.95 1.08 1.18 1.07 65.15 3.04 1.53 1.14 1.2 1.29 52.22
T7 3.59 1.33 1.35 0.98 1.22 60.26 2.98 1.84 1.15 1.39 1.46 45.93
T8 3.49 3.02 3.90 2.29 3.07 3.19 1.70 1.97 4.43 2.70
SEM (±) 0.31 0.19
LSD (5%) 0.67 0.47
  1. aMean of 15 observations over three sprays of different treatments at 15 days interval; bpercent reduction over control (PROC) = ((pest population in control − pest population in treatment/pest population in control) × 100)