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Field Comparison of Spruce Budworm Pheromone LuresAuthor(s): David G. Grimble
Source: Res. Note NE-339. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionFour types of spruce budworm pheromone lures were tested to compare field longevity and efficiency. Biolures with three different pheromone release rates and Silk-PVC lures all caught male budworm moths throughout the moth flight period in proportion to the different release rates. Fumigant strips in traps to kill trapped moths were necessary.
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CitationGrimble, David G. 1987. Field Comparison of Spruce Budworm Pheromone Lures. Res. Note NE-339. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
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