Cotton growers urged to ensure pest scouting twice a week

MULTAN: Agriculture experts have urged the cotton growers to ensure pest scouting of the crop twice a week.

According to a spokesperson, white-fly attack on cotton crop is increasing in Lodhran, Bahawalpur, Rajanpur, Dera Ghazi Khan and Toba Tek Singh districts and the cotton growers should apply pesticide spray after consultation with local agri experts.

The growers should use clean water and avoid using canal water for the pesticide spray, added the spokesperson.