International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences (IJCMAS)
IJCMAS is now DOI (CrossRef) registered Research Journal. The DOIs are assigned to all published IJCMAS Articles.
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2022 - IJCMAS--ICV 2022: 95.28 For more details click here
National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) : NAAS Score: *5.38 (2020) [Effective from January 1, 2020] For more details click here

Login as a Reviewer

See Guidelines to Authors
Current Issues
Download Publication Certificate

Original Research Articles                      Volume : 8, Issue:4, April, 2019

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
Email : /
Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
Index Copernicus ICV 2018: 95.39
NAAS RATING 2020: 5.38

Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(4): 2936-2940

ICT Based Pest Surveillance and Advisory Services for Rice in Raisen District of Madhya Pradesh
Niranjan Singh1, Mukesh Sehgal1*, Vikas Kanwar1, Prashantand Kevin Sunil Parker3
1ICAR-National Centre for Integrated Pest Management, LBS Building Pusa campus, New Delhi-110012, India
2M/S Agreeta Solutions Private Limited Pune, M.S, India
3M/S LT Foods Ltd, Madhya Pradesh, India
*Corresponding author

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is knowledge intensive requires holistic approach, expert advice timely decision making and action on fast track. Needs of farmer in pest management revolves around pest diagnostics, surveillance, forecasting and dissemination of expert information in short time. Recent improvement form research brought considerable change in the cropping system and allowed farmer to grow several crops throughout the year, which were very seasonal in the past. IPM practitioners or farmers require timely access to the relevant pest management information/knowledge and expertise so to reduce the pesticide load to have better soil and human health. So the improved methods of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) such as Decision Support Systems (DSSs) greatly help the farmers in accessing the pest management information and expertise. DSSs are software tools that support decision-making activities. They collect, organize, integrate and analyze all types of information required for decision making and finally use the analysis to recommend the most appropriate action. One such ICT based pest surveillance and advisory services for rice in Raisen district of Madhya Pradesh was initiated in active collaboration of M/s Agreeta and M/S Dawat Foods Private ltd wherein ICAR-NCIPM collaborated as consultant.

Keywords: ICT, IPM, Rice

Download this article as Download

How to cite this article:

Niranjan Singh, Mukesh Sehgal, Vikas Kanwar, Prashant and Kevin Sunil Parker. 2019. ICT Based Pest Surveillance and Advisory Services for Rice in Raisen District of Madhya Pradesh.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(4): 2936-2940. doi:
Copyright: This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.