aPhinity SBW - For Spruce Budworm Monitoring
aPhinity SBW is a pheromone lure that is used as a detection tool. The lure works by attracting the Spruce Budworm to a trap. The lure is not harmful to the environment, humans or pets.
Meet the Spruce Budworm
The Spruce Budworm (Choristoneura fumiferana) is one of the most damaging native insects affecting spruce and true fir in Canada. During a major outbreak, tens of millions of hectares of trees can be severly defoliated by the insect.