Pest Attack

Pest attack concern for Kendrapara farmers

Farmers from eight blocks of the district are in a fix over attack of stem borer pests on their standing paddy crops. 

published on : 5th October 2020

Pest attack: FAW hits maize crops in Kalahandi again

At the larvae stage, the worm causes damage to crops, feeding on more than 80 plant species. 

published on : 15th September 2020

With crop-loss and massive pest attack, Odisha’s agrarian crisis goes from bad to worse

Death has returned to the farmlands of Odisha. In last ten days, nine farmers have ended their lives over crop loss.

published on : 6th November 2017