Category – Moths

Meet The Indian Meal Moth

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At this time of year in Canada, the prevalence of Indian Meal Moth seems to increase as this pest is present in stored grains, dried fruits, nuts, cereals and various processed foods. The larvae can be seen inside packaging that has or has not been opened in pantries and other ...



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Ask The Expert: How Do Pheromone Traps Work

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QUESTION: How do pheromone traps work?

ANSWER: Pheromones are natural compounds that are created in the body of an insect. Insects use pheromones to communicate with each other. We have isolated many of these compounds in the laboratory and use them to lure the insects into a sticky trap.

These ...



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