Consortium – C: Plant Protection Ongoing Projects

Profile of NTRF Funded Projects as on 31.12.2016 (Ongoing)



Area of Research

Host Institute and Duration


Project: “Feasibility of suppression of Tea Shot Hole Borer Euwallacea fornicates through its mutualistic Fusarium spp.”.

Plant Protection

ICAR-National Bureau of Agricultural Insect Resources, Bangalore, (2016-2019)


Identification , laboratory and field bioassays of volatile chemicals from tea mosquito bug, Helopeltis theivora Waterhouse (Hemiptera: Miridae)

Plant Protection

UPASI Tea Research Foundation, Valparai, (2016-2019)


Survey and documentation of soil arthropod fauna in conventional, organic and bio-rational tea plantations of Assam, India: an agroecological approach

Plant Protection

Tea Research Association, Jortah, Assam (2016-2018)


Sensitivity of tea looper, Hyposidra talaca (walker), to commonly used insecticides and developing integrated risistance management (IRM) strategy

Plant Protection

Tea Research Association, Jorhat Assam (2016-2019)


Identification of efficient Semiconductor-Dopant combinations for selective chemi-adsorption of Tea-pesticides in Metal Oxide Semiconductor (MOS) sensor

Plant Protection

Tezpur University, Jorhat, Assam (2016-20120)