1) Leaf defoliators: Defoliators feed themselves on the leaves of the trees.
Control: Spraying of Quinalphos@400ml in 150ltr water per acre should be done to control defoliators.
2)Stem borers: The borers start reproducing on fig trees by attacking the main stem of the tree.
Control: Application of Phorate granules with kerosene or petrol is done to get rid of stem borers.
3)Fig flies: It infects the fruit which is not fallen off of the tree.
Control: Application of Triazophos@300ml in 150 ltr water per acre is done to control fig flies.