||Host Plants : tobacco, groundnut, red gram, tomato, chilly, castor, cotton, maize, rice.
|Method of Application
||Start using traps from 15 days of crop stage. Maintain about 50 feet distance between two traps. Fix a lure of respective insect at the stalk provided in the trap. Since the pheromones are insect species specific, lures are different for different insects. Change lures at regular intervals from 30-45 days.
||These lures used to attract male insects into pheromone traps, thus stopping the mating of male and female insects. This system eliminates the chance of laying eggs and controls the insect population.