Could you be our next BMSB champion?
We’re looking for post-harvest facilities ready to lead our industry Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) surveillance programme – it’s easy, and we’ll give you everythng you need.
We’d like you to have two BMSB traps installed for 12 weeks at your facility, and have you check them fortnightly. Any stink bugs detected need to be reported via Find-A-Pest and we’ll set you up with all the training, trap and monitoring components.
We trialled this programme last season and it went really well, with the added bonus of no BMSB detections, however targeted surveillance like this – combined with public surveillance – greatly increases our chances of spotting these unwanted bugs early enough to do something about them and greatly reduce impacts to our orchards and businesses.