USE OF NATUTRAL BEE ATTRACTANTS ON BEE VISITATION AND YIELD OF LUCERNE

USE OF NATUTRAL BEE ATTRACTANTS ON BEE VISITATION AND YIELD OF LUCERNE Chavan Vikas Tukaram*, S. Viraktamath and A.K. Karnatak Department of Agricultural Entomology, Indian Grassland and Fodder Research Institute, Dharwad University, Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad 580 005, Karnataka [Corresponding author E-mail*: vikasgchavan58@gmail.com] Received: 10-08-2015 Accepted: 22-09-2015 Abstract: In the present investigation, one pheromone based attractant namely Citral- Z and three plant based lures like fruit extract of Fagara budrunga, leaf extract of Swetia densifolia and tuberose scented water have been Read More …