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Bio Control Research Laboratory, Anand

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 CENTRE’S FEW FIRST REPORTS IN INDIA

  • Report of Helicoverpa armigera Nuclear Polyhedrosis Virus (NPV)
  • Bacillus popilliae var. holotrichiae, Metarhizium anisopliae, New Rickettsia Like Organism (RLO) and Bacillus thuringiensis var. galleriae in white grub
  • Leucinodes orbonalis, a new host record of Trichogramma chilonis
  • Heterosis in Chrysoperla carnea
  • Insecticide resistant strain of Chrysoperla carnea
  • Improved method of mass rearing of Trichogramma chilonis with better biological traits
  • In-situ conservation of arthropod natural enemies
  • Granulosis virus (GV) in castor semilooper, Achaea Janata
  • Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis in pierid butterfly, Catopsilia pyranthe
  • Report of Spodoptera frugiperda Nuclear Polyhedrosis Virus (NPV)
  • Mass Rearing Technology of

Helicoverpa armigera

Spodoptera litura

Chrysoperla zastrowi sillemi

Mallada boninensis

 

AWARD:

  1. Dr. Raghunandan, B.L., Bhatt, N.A. and Patel, N.B. received Best Poster Presentation Award in National Symposium on "Plant Health Management"organized by Department of Plant Pathology and Entomology, College of Agriculture, NAU, Bharuch held during 02/11/2020 to 04/11/2020.
  2. All India Coordinated Research Project (AICRP) on Biological Control of Crop Pests, Anand Agricultural University (AAU), Anand has been recognized as ‘Best Performing AICRP Centre on Biological Control’ for the period 2021-22. This award was presented at 31st Annual Review Meeting of All India Co-ordinated Research Project on Biological Control of Crop Pests held at ICAR-National Bureau of Agricultural Insect Resources, Bengaluru (Karnataka) during 20-21 October 2022. This recognition was graciously received in the presence of distinguished dignitaries Dr T. R. Sharma, Hon’ble Deputy Director General (Crop Science), Dr. S. C. Dubey, Assistant Director General (Plant Protection and Biosecurity), ICAR, New Delhi & Dr. S. N. Sushil, Director & Project Co-ordinator, ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru. 
  3. Ghelani Agricon Private Limited Award – 2021for Outstanding Research Work done in the field of bio-pesticides has been conferred to Dr. Raghunandan B. L., AICRP on Biological Control of Crop Pests, AAU, Anand During the state level seminar on ‘Prakrutik Krushima Pak Sanrakshan’ Organized by Plant Protection Association of Gujarat (PPAG) held at AAU, Anand on 5th April, 2022.
  4. Certificate of fellowship in appreciation and recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions in the field of Biological Control of Crop Pests and Diseases has been awarded to Dr. Nainesh B. Patel AAU, Anand and he admitted to the Fellow of the Society for Biocontrol Advancement Bengaluru, India on 15th December 2022.
  5. Certificate of fellowship in appreciation and recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions in the field of Biological Control of Crop Pests and Diseases has been awarded to Dr. Raghunandan B. L. AAU, Anand and he admitted to the Fellow of the Society for Biocontrol Advancement Bengaluru, India on 15th December 2022.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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