Agriculture-Entomology- One-Liners- September 29, 2017
1-Pheromones are also known as Ectohomones.
2- The first edition of Systema nature was published in 1735.
3-Serious pest of wheat is Termite
4-Light trap is used for controlling Positively phototropic insects
5-H.S. Pruthi was the first plant protection advisor of Government of India
6-The term Pest management was given by Grier.
7-Hopper burn in rice is caused by feeding of Brown planthopper.
8-The Bt. cotton was introduced in India in 2002.
9-The first approval for commercial use of Bt.cotten in the world is made in 1995.
10- The Directorate of plant protection Quarantine and storage was started in 1946.
11- The Vector of Cotton Leaf curl virus is Whitefly.
12- The grasshopper blood is Colourless
13- Earthworm act as a natural tiller of soil
14-Main host tree of eri-silkworm is Castor
15-DDT insecticide is stored in Fat of the animal
16-Rotatory energy nozzle is used for producing mist
17-Lantana bug controls the notorious weed ‘lantana camera’
18-Locust pest has an international status
19- Species is basic unit of classification
20- Fumigation is the best method for controlling grain storage pest.
21-Thermal energy nozzle is used for producing fog
22-insect has three pairs of legs
23-The company that work on GM mustard is Proagro
24- In the PH range of 9-10, Bacillus thruingensis most effectively work
25-Mango mealybug is controlled by Tree banding.
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