Crop fields of all vegetables, cereals, pulses, cotton, sugarcane, oilseeds, spices, and ornamental crops are affected by the sucking pests. These sucking pests cause white, brown spots on leaves, fruits, and stems of crop plants. It also causes curling of leaves, deformed fruit, wilting and drying of the entire crop field. The use of bright-colored sticky traps is the simplest way to combat these flying-sucking pests.
A sticky trap is a GLUE BASED trap to catch and immobilize insect pests. It is made up of cardboard with a layer of non-drying and sticky glue. It is an insect monitoring tool used to detect insect pests and their population. The bright color of the trap attracts the flying insect pest towards the trap. Then, attracted pest sticks on the glue applied on the surface of the trap and eventually get killed. Sticky traps detect the occurrence of the pest in the early stages of crops and prevent unnecessary use of chemical pesticides.
It is used for the control of flying-sucking pests such as Winged aphids, Fungus gnats, Whiteflies, Flower thrips, Flea beetles, Leaf-miner flies, and Green leafhoppers.
- Fixing a sticky trap is cheaper than spraying insecticidal sprays at weekly intervals. Traps can easily fit and are effective even during rainy season. No-Fly sticky traps are easy to maintain, low cost, suitable for different habitats and easy to remove.
- It is easy to use
- It is environmentally friendly and non-toxic.
- It contributes to a safer and more sustainable agricultural ecosystem.
How to Use
- Fix traps @ 10-15 per acre.
- Fasten the sticky trap near to the plant using metal wires just above the canopy.
- Replace the trap once covered by dust and dead remains of insects, otherwise it would not be effective.
- Only sticky traps do not ensure complete crop protection, it assist in crop protection from insects.
- Not useful for rapid control during sudden population outbursts.
- Traps should be kept at a place away from the reach of children.
It is used in Crop Fields of all Vegetable crops, Orchards, Flower crops, Greenhouse, Nurseries, Home Garden.
- Size – 6 x 8 inch
- Quantity – Pack of 10 Sticky Traps
- Available in Yellow, Blue and White color.