National Geographic : 1981 May
Gypsy Moth . Kill the caterpi ars and the moths. Gypsy Moths are a two phase problem. Bag-A-Bug Gypsy Moth Spray & Trap combination is the two phase answer. PHASE 1: Caterpillar Control. The devastation to hard wood foliage is actually caused by the Gypsy Moth Caterpillar. Emerging in early Spring, it is a voracious feeder. Heavy infestation can strip entire trees in a matter of hours... entire areas in a matter of days. The Phase 1 solution is the Bag-A-Bug Gypsy Moth Spray. Non-toxic and containing no harmful chemicals, it is a modern biological insecticide. The spray contains a bacteria harmful to the Gypsy Moth Caterpillar and similar caterpillars. Applied w the caterpillars first mj emerge ar within hour They shrive die within a PHASE 2: Moth Control Moths from uncontrolled areas will, of course, appear later in the season. Trapping these moths will reduce their S number this year, and may help reduce caterpillar infestation next year. The Bag-A-Bug Gypsy Moth Trap is the Phase 2 solution. Another newly de veloped product, it incorporates a sex lure-a synthetic sex attractant-to ;"signal" the male moths. Attracted from a wide area, they fly into the trap, are caught and die. Be ready to make your move when they make their move. Last year's caterpillar "crop" is about to emerge. Be readyfor them with your B A-Bug Gypsy Moth Spray and Trap. Wherever fine gar den products are sold. Spray' em...trap 'em... t throw 'em away! BMAGBUGM GYPSY MOTH SPRAY AND TRAP EPA Regist- z PendingonGypsy Moh Rap 1981JP aAlerChemicalCo .