Bio Control Lab

A Bio Control Lab is also set up to control sugarcane borers by using egg parasitoid specially Trichogramma chilonis and T. japonicum as per the package and practice recommended by P.A.U, Ludhiana as there is no chemical or pesticides is recommended for the control of Stalk Borer etc. For large scale demonstration of this technique we have adopted a compact area of approx. 2000 acres of sugarcane & Bio Control based – IPM is being conducted with collaboration of PAU experts. For this purpose, Biologist of the Morinda Sugar Mills is mass multiplying the parasites and arranges their release in the field with the help of Surveyors. Research & Development trials are being conducted on Pheromes trap for the control of sugarcane borer and establishment of technique for vermicomposting of press mud & farm waste etc.