Cottle moth traps

Asked February 20, 2019, 11:27 AM EST

What is the recommended number of traps per tree? Thank you

Marion County Oregon insect issues fruit trees

1 Response

Hello,
Codling moths are a major pest of the Willamette Valley. Typically pheromone traps will work only to monitor for the pests so you know when to treat for the pest. In this case you will only need one trap.

Below is more information about the biology and management of this pest.


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