The results of the rootstock trials suggest that judicious development and selection of rootstocks will contribute strongly to PRD management and reduce dependence on soil fumigation
. Nevertheless, growers should carefully consider the horticultural suitability of prospective rootstocks to all of the demands of a site before choosing a rootstock.
Most residents blame the authorities for poor planning and putting the health of people at risk by delaying fumigation
Sources in the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) told that KMC is unable to launch an anti-dengue fumigation
campaign in the city due to lack of funds.
Sources in Sindh Health Department said that anti-dengue and malaria fumigation
drive in the metropolis could not be started yet due to lack of funds and despite the lapse of one year.
He said if allowed the import would not only depress local cotton prices to the disadvantage of growers but might also hurt the indigenous crop because the country had no fumigation
facilities at borders to make the import pest free.
According to the latest findings, five siblings - two sisters and three brothers - and their aunt died owing to fumigation
in the state guest room where they had stayed after their arrival from Quetta.
However, it is also a highly toxic gas and fumigation
must be carried out by trained applicators using the proper equipment.
To protect against fumigation
, many growers cover their illicit crops with molasses.
At least 40 spray vehicles are doing fumigation
in every district on daily basis.
KARACHI: Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar Saturday said that fumigation
campaign in all districts of Karachi is started with the help of 40 spray vehicles.
KARACHI -- A fumigation
campaign has been started in Karachi on the directive of Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar.
KARACHI -- The city's municipal administration began on Saturday a fumigation
and insecticide spray campaign as the metropolis was swarmed with flies and mosquitoes following the recent spells of rain.