Vol. 1, Issue 6 (2016)
In vitro efficacy of Carbendazim against Fusarium solani causing rhizome rot of Ginger
Author(s): KA Kapratwar, AA Gade, SS Choudhari
Abstract: The present study was undertaken to study the effect of Carbendazim on Fusarium solani causing rhizome rot of Ginger. Due to this disease development heavy economic loss occurs therefore, to control this disease different fungicides were tested against Fusarium solani and the fungicide Carbendazim was found effective against fungal growth causing rhizome rot of Ginger. The fungicide Carbendazim was tested at five concentrations i.e., 0.025, 0.05, 0.1, 0.15 and 0.2% in vitro against Fusarium solani. The result showed that 0.2% concentration of Carbendazim was most effective in controlling the growth of Fusarium solani causing rhizome rot of ginger.