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Agriculture expert instructed farmers to cultivate okra seed, after treating with fungicide.

Summer vegetables grow best at 20 to 35 degrees Celsius, while higher temperatures affect summer vegetables’ growth. Agriculture experts instructed the farmers that there is a serious risk of root rot disease attack on the crop in case of late cultivation of okra. The best time for its cultivation is till the end of March and the first week of April. Therefore, before the late sowing of okra, the seeds should be treated with Dithane or Thiophanate Methyl Fungicide. Farmers should use good seeds of approved varieties of vegetables which help them get a good crop due to their strong resistance to pests and diseases.

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