CropPest DSS
GIS Maps of Maharashtra State

Geographical Information system for Crop Pest Severity vis-à-vis weather for Maharashtra state : The GIS for crop pest severity vis-à-vis weather for Maharashtra state was developed using the seven years (2010 and 2017) weekly spatial overlays of pest incidence over different weather parameters such as temp (Max, Min and deviation from normal), RH, RF, SMI and MAI for district level. These GIS maps provides for any given week in the past seven years as selected by the user. These GIS maps are helpful in comparing current situation with the past situation for any given location while issuing the agro – advisories for pest and disease management.