S.No Treatments Mean
yield/plot (kg)
Mean
Yield/ha (kg)
% yield loss
1 Artemisia annua 6.7bcd 22230 23.33
2 Azadirachta indica 7.6abc 25330 12.64
3 Bidens pilosa 6.2bcd 20670 28.74
4 Securidaca longepedunculata 8.0ab 26670 8.05
5 Cymbopogon citratus 6.6bcd 22100 23.79
6 Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium 7.9ab 26230 9.54
7 Nicotiana tabacum (Verginia k-110) 7.7abc 25870 11.15
8 Nicotiana spp. (loca tobacco) 8.5ab 28330 2.30
9 Parthenium hysterophorous 6.9abc 23100 20.34
10 Phytolacca dodecandra 8.2ab 27230 6.09
11 Beauveria bassiana (PPRC-6) 7.0abc 23330 19.54
12 Metarhizium anisopliae (PPRC-56) 6.3bcd 21000 27.59
13 Soap detergent powder 6.6bcd 21900 24.48
14 Diazinon 60% E.C/Check 8.7a 29000 ----
15 Untreated control 5.5d 18430 36.44
MSE 1.00    
CV (%) 13.73    
Note: Means with the same letter(s) are not significantly different for each other. All treatment effects were significant at P<0.05 (DMRT)
Table 4: Mean yield and onion bulb yield loss treated with botanicals and EPF against onion thrips.