Utkarsh (Oriental) ME Fruit Fly Bactrocera Dorsalis Pheromone Lure for Catching Fruit Fly of Mango, Papaya, Sapota, Guava, Pomegranate, Banana, Water Melon, Citrus, Coffee, Peppers, Sweet Fruit and Other Crops
Bactrocera dorsalis - Oriental Fruit Fly
|Scientific Name||Bactrocera dorsalis Pheromone Lure|
|Mode of Action||Attractant Pheromone|
|Active Ingredient||Methyl eugenol|
|Dosage||2000 mg per dispenser / lure|
|Product Description||Met pet pouch containing Methyl eugenol pheromone loaded in woodblock / Porous PP block.|
|Active Life||Upto 3 months (depending on climatic conditions)|
|Shelf Life||2 years if stored according to the standard protocol.|
Utkarsh (Oriental) Me Fruit Fly is intended for use as an attractant of Oriental Fruit fly (Bactrocera Dorsalis ) in the cultivation of many crops such as avocado, citrus, guava, mango, papaya, passion fruit etc., in order to trap them for monitoring and mass trapping. This is found to reduce the intensity of pest incidence, leading to a reduction in crop damage thereby improving the yields/output quality.
The Active Ingredient of Methyl eugenol lure is a potent attractant for males and females of Bactrocera dorsalis. This liquid formulation @ 2000 mg is loaded in a wood block/ porous pp block, which is then placed in Harmony FF traps in the field.
Place the Lure/Dispenser in the trap lure holder and place the trap at various locations in the field. Traps should ideally be placed in shaded areas. Recommended to use one lure of Utkarsh (Oriental) Me Fruit Fly per trap. One Utkarsh (Oriental) Me Fruit Fly lure would last up to 75-90 days depending upon climatic conditions. The trapping density should be adequate to manage pest infestation. The recommended trap density is 40-50 traps per hectare for mass trapping and 8-10 traps per hectare for monitoring.
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