volume 47, issue 3, P47-56 2014
DOI: 10.2478/cerce-2014-0026
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A. Khaliq, M. Sagheer, M. Javed

Abstract: ABSTRACT. Rice being a major crop of Pakistan contributes major part of our economy and provides energy to a major population. So study was carried out to determine potential of nutritive losses in six rice genotypes against red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) at 28 o C, 32 o C and 35 o C. For nutritive losses, crude protein, fiber, ash and moisture content was analyzed through proximate analysis after 90 days of beetle infestation. Results deduced from the present findings shown significantly (P <…

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