Q-Phero

Q-Phero

Q-Phero is a pheromone lure of Cucurbit Fruit Fly

Applicable to suppress the insects : Effective to suppress ‘Fly’ insect of bottle gourd, sweet gourd, Ash gourd, cucumber, Ridge gourd, Pointed gourd, Teasle gourd, Snake gourd, Bitter gourd, Sponge gourd, water-Melon, Melon, etc.

Time of pheromone setting in the field : The trap should be set in the field within 1-2 weeks after sowing seeds or transplanting.

Dosage : Pheromone trap would be set on land with a distance of 12-15 meters (25 hands) in a square look.

For every 3 decimal of land 1 trap would be used (10-12 lures in one bigha or 33 decimal). A lure remains effective for three months.

Infestation period : Insects take preparation to attack before flowering, so, the preventive measures should be taken before the flowering stage.

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