Eggplant Materials from AVRDC.

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Production Pest management Harvest and postharvest

Producing bitter gourd and cucumber


Seed production

Producing Eggplant

Vegetable production under coverfrom AVRDC - The World Vegetable Center

Pest Management


  • General symptoms: Sucking pests cause wilting, stunting, curling or distortion of new growth, spots or stippling of the leaf surface, or a sticky substance or black fungal growth on the upper leaf surface. Chewing pests cause holes in leaves, silvering of leaf tissue, complete removal of leaf tissues and burrowing in or around plant stems, branches or trunks.

Insects commonly affecting Eggplant (AVRDC)

Insect Identification

Seed Production

Saving Your Own Vegetable Seeds A Guide For Farmers from PX8