Pheromone cartridges for the XLure Rice Weevil trap contain both pheromone to attract the Rice Weevil, Sitophilus oryzae, a food attractant to attract Granary & Maize weevils and an filter paper soaked in vegetable oils (additional attractant) to contain trapped weevils. Simply pop out the used cartridge, remove foil cover from the new cartridge and slide snugly to bottom of trap. The attractant is food-grade, making this trap free of pesticides.
The trap has been specially designed for early detection of infestations and more timely control, saving money on costly damage. It’s available for use in all stages of food processing, storage and distribution facilities.
- Offers both pheromone and food lure to attract the Rice, Maize and Granary Weevils.
- Place traps on the floor in suspected areas of infestation in large areas space 8-10 meters (25-30 feet) apart.
- Replace the cartridge every 6-8 weeks.
- Dispose of used cartridges away from monitoring area.
XLure R.T.U. Rice Weevil traps have the tab at the top for use with XLure’s Tether System.