Efficacy of Substrate Based Trichoderma Harzianum Bio-fungicides in Controlling Seedling Disease (fusarium Oxysporum) of Brinjal in Seed Bed

Efficacy of Substrate Based Trichoderma Harzianum Bio-fungicides in Controlling Seedling Disease (fusarium Oxysporum) of Brinjal in Seed Bed

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Author(s): Iqbal Faruk, M. L. Rahman

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DOI: 10.18483/ijSci.617 488 1539 1-9 Volume 4 - May 2015


Efficacy of individual and mixed substrates i.e. rice bran, wheat bran, grass pea bran and their combination with mustard oilcake (MOC), based Trichoderma harzianum bio-fungicides were tested against seedling disease (Fusarium oxysporum) of brinjal in plastic tray and seed bed during 2009 to 2014 in the net house of Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI). The results of plastic tray and seed bed experiments revealed that four combinations of substrate based T. harzianum bio-fungicides such as (1) rice bran + wheat bran, (2) rice bran + wheat bran + mustard oil cake (MOC), (3) rice bran + grasspea bran, and (4) rice bran + grasspea bran +MOC were suitable for controlling the soil borne seedling disease (F. oxysporum) of brinjal in tray soil as well as seed bed soil conditions.


Rice bran, wheat bran, grasspea ban, mustard oilcake, Trichoderma harzianum, Fusarium oxysporum, brinjal


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