Quality Pheromones and Trapping Systems
Insects Limited manufactures and sells pheromone lures and traps for insect pests of dried food, textiles, grain, carpets, taxidermy and tobacco.
This video is a time lapse of insects feeding on stored grains. Stored product insects do immeasurable damage to mankind's stored grain supplies every year. Here you can see rice weevils, Sitophilus oryzae, feeding on corn and lesser grain borers, Rhyzopertha dominica, feeding on wheat over a 3 month period in a side-by-side comparison. During this time, the clean and sound grain kernels are turned to dust and empty husks.
Post-harvest loss due to insect infestations has been estimated at around $1.25 to $2.5 billion annually in the United States wheat and corn market alone (USDA, 2005). Insect infestations can reduce weight, nutritional value, and overall quality by....READ MORE
My contribution to the 14th Fumigants & Pheromones Conference is based on experiences collected during three years of work in the Cape Verde Islands, three years in Benin, and repeated short-term assignments in about twenty other African countries over a period of more than thirty years. My first lesson was....READ MORE
Vice President of Insects Limited, Inc., Tom Mueller stated, “Having Quinn join our business development team has been extremely helpful. He is introducing great ideas and a new energy to the group. Selling is all about building rapport and trust, which never makes it easy when starting a role like his, but customers are responding well, and he is quickly becoming their “go to” person when they have a question or would like to order.”....READ MORE