Crop: Tomato

Crop Detail

Tomato originated in the premises of Western coastal plains of South America. Tomato is one of the paramount fruit vegetable grown around the globe and in terms of area it ranks next to potato whereas, as a processing crop it ranks first in the world. Tomato is classified as an annual plant cultivated in warm season with the average optimum growing temperature range of 25°C to 29°C. Generally, its two crops are cultivated during spring and autumn seasons in Pakistan. Tomato has gained enormous significance as fruit vegetable in the country and is being cultivated on an area of about 52.3 thousand hectares with a total annual production of around 529.6 thousand tones with average yield of 9.2 tons hectare-1.

Major/Minor Major
Temporary/Permanent Temporary
Category Agriculture Extension
Type Vegetables
Crop Climate Title Tropical
Crop Water Method Title Irrigated
Crop Duration Annual
Crop Economic Title Food Crop
Crop Growing Season Kharif / Rainy / Monsoon Crops


Sucking Pests

Leaf Miner White Fly Thrips Mite Tomato Fruit Borer Aphid Cutworms fruit fly Termites Armyworms leaf roller Grass hopper root-knot nematode flea beetle Caterpillar Snail

Fungal Diseases

Damping Off Powdery Mildew Early Blight Fruit Rot colar rot Fusarium Wilt Late Blight Root Rot Septoria leaf blight Bacterial wilt Bacterial stem Gall poor flowering Anthracnose Blossom End Rot

Bacterial Diseases

Bacterial Leaf Spot


Signal Grass Giant Milk Weed Neck weed (Marijuana) Convolvulus (Lehli) Bermuda Grass Sudge Grass (Dhela) Deep Root Grass (Drab) Canary Grass (Dumbi Sitti) Pre-emergence herbicide


eating roots of tomato seedlin Drying of seedlings leaves. Flower dropping Tomato Fruit Dropping Roots are swollen Roots are swollen and leaves are drying up Hailstorm demage Growth not improving

Tomato Seed Varieties

Name Seed Rate
روما، Rooma -
ايس آرٽوٽي _SR2T 200-250 gram / acre
Vector P 10- 10 وڪٽرپي 200-250 gram / acre
Long Super 200-250 gram / acre
Money Makerمني ميڪر 200-250 gram / acre
Mar Globe مارگلوب، 200-250 gram / acre
گرنٽا Granta، 200-250 gram / acre
Ritgrass رٽگرس 200-250 gram / acre
Topsin M ٽاپسن ايم 200-250 gram / acre