Cotton growers advised to conduct pest scouting

Agricultural experts have advised the cotton growers to conduct pest scouting of their crop twice a week as the attack of whitefly and other pests is expected in many parts of Punjab.

According to Spokesman for the Agriculture Department Najaf Abbas, the pest attack starts during the rainy season.

He also advised the farmers to listen to the weather report on radio, television or other media before watering their crops as it is imperative to get bumper yield.

Source: Radio Pakistan