Adoption of Recommended Practices for Control of Oily Spot Disease on Pomegranate in Solapur District

S.N. Ghadge and S.C. Fattepurkar

Abstract


Pomegranate (Punica granatum) is a multipurpose fruit. Recommended practices i.e. plant protection measures is
an important tool in effective oily spot disease management of pomegranate. The present study was conducted in
twelve villages from Sangola tahsil of Solapur district of Maharashtra 120 farmers were selected on the basis of
intensity of disease infestation. It was observed that the large majority of the pomegranate growers had medium
level of adoption of recommended practices for control of oily spot disease of pomegranate. Study revealed that
with increased levels of education, land holding, area under pomegranate annual income, sources of information
and use of spacing, pruning and varieties, level of knowledge and adoption of recommended practices for control
of oily spot disease on pomegranate also increased.


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