➢ In Western Zone of Punjab, undertake transplanting of rice seedlings and sowing of cotton with irrigation facility. For timely management regularly surveillance whitefly on cotton. Apply light and frequent irrigation to vegetable and fruit crops to protect them from moisture stress and heat injury.
➢ In Western Plain Zone of Punjab, undertake transplanting of rice. Apply need based irrigation to cotton crop and regular surveillance should be done for timely management. Under prevailing weather conditions, mite may cause severe damage to sugarcane, remove baru weed growing around the sugarcane fields.
➢ In Undulating Plain Zone of Punjab, continue transplanting of rice. Prevailing weather conditions may increase attack of fruit borer in tomato and fruit & shoot borer in brinjal. Spray Coragen 18.5 SC @ 60 ml per litre of water in tomato and 80 ml per litre of water in brinjal for control.
➢ In Sub Montane Undulating Zone of Punjab, complete sowing of basmati nursery of recommended varieties. Undertake sowing of maize.
➢ In Central Plain Zone of Punjab, complete transplanting of rice and sowing of nursery of Basmati. Regular surveillance of whitefly on cotton may be carried out. Irrigate vegetable crops at weekly intervals. To protect the fruit plants from intense heat, apply frequent irrigations to the bearing as well as young fruit plants.