ICAR-CICR in collaboration with Innovative Biosciences, Nagpur have developed a high quality / low cost pheromone trap for pink bollworm, monitoring and mass trapping. The funnel trap is made of high-grade virgin plastic and gossyplure is formulated in micro crystalline wax. The trap has been found to attract the highest number of moths per trap compared to other commercial traps available in the market. The lure / formulation is effective for 30-45 days.
MONITORING: The pheromone traps may be installed at 2-3 traps per acre in OCTOBER – NOVEMBER
MASS TRAPPING: Mass trapping can be done by installing 30 traps per acre in NOVEMBER – DECEMBER using two lures at 30 days interval for effective season-long control.
The Pheromone traps can be obtained from –
DIRECTOR, CENTRAL INSTITUTE FOR COTTON RESEARCH
PB.No 2 SHANKARNAGAR PO NAGPUR 440 010
Phone: 07103-275536/38 (office) & 0712-2250021
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1 Samarth Nagar, Ajni Square, Wardha Road, Wardha Road, Nagpur, Maharashtra 440025
Phone: 0712 223 0597
Contact: Mr. Satish Rehpade 9975032331
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