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Call Centre to advice on pest and disease control measures of rubber
Kottayam, 15 May 2017
Growers can contact Rubber Board Call Centre to get advice on pest and disease control measures of rubber. Mr. Sabu P. Idikkula, Joint Director, Rubber Research Institute of India will answer the questions in this regard on 17 May 2017 from 10 am to 1 pm. The Call Centre number is 0481 - 2576622.
Most of the diseases of rubber occur in rainy season. Wet climate is conducive for the spread of fungal diseases. For effective control of pest and diseases, knowhow about this is essential. Growers can also use the service of WhatsApp (9496333117) and Rubber Clinic for identifying pests and diseases of rubber.
Information about the services of the Board and also technical advice regarding cultivation, production, processing, etc. of rubber can be regularly sought from the Call Centre functioning at its Head Office. The service is available from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm on all working days.