Insecticide management

Pest outbreaks can cause serious losses in rice production and to the income of farmers. They can also threaten food security. While insects naturally inhabit rice fields, pest outbreaks are abnormal scenarios where a sudden upsurge in the population of a destructive rice pest occurs.Pest outbreaks occur for a number of reasons, but one of the most important ones is a breakdown in the natural ecological balance often caused by misusing pesticides.