African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6863

Full Length Research Paper

Effect of weather parameters on activity of chiku bud borer, Anarsia achrasella Bradley on sapota

Thumar Rasiklal K.
  • Thumar Rasiklal K.
  • Department of Entomology, B. A. College of Agriculture, Anand Agricultural University, Anand-388 110 (Gujarat), India.
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Borad Parbhatbhai K.
  • Borad Parbhatbhai K.
  • Department of Entomology, B. A. College of Agriculture, Anand Agricultural University, Anand-388 110 (Gujarat), India.
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Dabhi Manishkumar R.
  • Dabhi Manishkumar R.
  • (Ag. Entomology), College of Agriculture, Anand Agricultural University, Jabugam, Chhotaudaipur, (Gujarat), India.
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Korat Dhirubhai M.
  • Korat Dhirubhai M.
  • Anand Agricultural University, Anand-388 110 (Gujarat), India.
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  •  Received: 17 January 2013
  •  Accepted: 11 March 2015
  •  Published: 12 March 2015

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