Liquid bait for use in traps to attract spotted wing drosophila (SWD), a fly pest of many fruits. This attractant can be used to fill any insect monitoring trap, Andermatt recommend Drosal Pro traps. Specifically formulated to release an odour similar to unripe fruit which normally attract SWD to lay their eggs. Made from natural ingredients.
When is best to use?
Use traps whenever susceptible plants have fruit.
The problem: Spotted wing drosophila (SWD) is an increasing pest of soft (raspberry, strawberry) and stone (cherry) fruit. Adult flies are attracted to unripe fruit. Adults lay their eggs in green unripe fruit which can lead to fruit drop or ripe fruit having maggots present.
The product: Liquid bait specifically formulated to attract spotted wing drosophila (SWD, Drosophila suzukii). Product should be used to fill insect monitoring traps.
- Made from natural ingredients.
- Contains no pesticides.
- Can be used in any type of spotted wing drosophila monitoring trap.
How to use: Add the required volume of liquid attractant to the trap. The volume required will vary depending on trap design, for example a Drosal Pro trap should be filled with approximately 100 ml. Liquid attractant within a spotted wing drosophila trap should be replaced every few weeks and topped up when levels fall due to evaporation.
|Store||Store in cool dry place out of direct sunlight.|
|Shelf life||Use freshly opened bottle of DrosaLure every year.|
|Use||Whenever susceptible plants have fruit.|
|Important information||For catching spotted wing drosophila, DrosaLure can be used in Drosal Pro traps. Can also be used as liquid attractant in large wasp traps.|
|Active substance and content||Contains natural ingredients. Do not consume.|
Packaging size: 22 x 9 x 9 cm. 1 kg
Individual product size: As above.
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