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Area of Technology:Sericulture

Title of the Innovation: VIJETHA (SILKWORM BED DISINFECTANT)

Brief About Innovation

Vijetha is a silkworm bed disinfectant used during silkworm rearing for combating diseases like grasserie, muscardine, pebrine and other infectious diseases. Vijetha is applied on the silkworm after each moult and after each bed cleaning before feeding. Vijetha can be manufactured using locally available chemicals and machinery. The cost of production is Rs.20.00 and market price is Rs.55.00 per kg. About 4 to 5 kg are required for rearing 100 disease free layings of silkworm.

List of plant & machinery: 

Grinder with sieves, Mixer, Fume hood with exhaust, Automatic weighing and packing machine