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mp farmers fret as pest attack kills hope of good soybean harvest

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mp farmers fret as pest attack kills hope of good soybean harvest

soybean farmers in madhya pradesh, who were hoping to reap a good harvest due to an increase in acreage this year, now have reasons to worry as the standing crop in a few places has been hit white stem fly, which could lower yields. while senior industry officials discount any large-scale impact of white stem fly on the final harvest, a few farmer leaders say attacks have been seen in several districts of the state. “in some isolated fields there have been reports of pest attack, but the problem isn’t big enough to cause large scale damage and we are hopeful of harvesting a bumper soy crop this year,” d n pathak, executive director of soybean processors association of india (sopa) told business standard. pathak said a ...