Peterson Trap Company
Environmentally Friendly Pest Management Services
Female NOW Moth With Eggs Mired in the Stickem’ of the Peterson Trap
Each adult female is capable of laying hundreds of eggs,
but not if we attract, trap, and kill her before she finds mummies or a new crop of nuts.
on Pistachio Mummies
These eggs on pistachio mummies could be from the previous season or from the new season.
(In most years, NOW adults
start flying in pistachios and walnuts before almonds.)
on an Almond at Hull Split
NOW females are looking
for any good host to deposit
eggs on in early July.
White NOW Egg
on a Walnut at Husk Split
In bad NOW years,
walnuts will be hit with
3rd and 4th flights in late August.